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Penang…second time around ?>

Penang…second time around

Our second visit to Penang was better than our first, we found a nicer guesthouse called just inn which was kept super clean and was quiet ? we got the free Cat bus there ? It’s so handy as you can get it right near the boat pier ? We took the bus out to Penang hill and rode the funicular to the top. We were rewarded with a stunning view over Penang ? We decided to walk back down…

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Mandalay and Hsipaw ?>

Mandalay and Hsipaw

A few more Burmese habits became clear to me when we reached the city of Mandalay. We seen that the majority of Burmese people wear face paint (men, women and kids!), we found out later it’s to keep them cool and protect them from the sun. I also learnt that parasols here are multi-functional, not only working as a guard against the sun but as a shield for kissing privately. Public displays of affection aren’t tolerated well and so couples…

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