goldenclover

Programme of Balloon Festival in Taunggyi 2021

Date Program 12.11.21 – Weaving competition (Matho Thingan) – Hot air balloon competition (day time competition) (The form of pagodas, ducks, dragons or even elephants) – Hot air balloon competition (night time competition) 13.11.21 – Weaving competition (Matho Thingan) – Hot air balloon competition (day time competition) (The form of pagodas, ducks, dragons or even …

Programme of Balloon Festival in Taunggyi 2021 read more »

Programm vom Phaung Daw OO Fest 2021

No Date From Time To Remark 1. 2. 06.10.21 Paung Daw Oo Kloster 04:00 07:00 Opening Ceremony Khey Paw Khon Night Stop 3. 4. 07.10.21 Khey Paw Khon Indein 08:30 14:30 Indein Heya Ywa Ma Lunch 2 Nights 5. 08.10.21 Heya Ywa Ma Heya Ywa Ma Night Stop 6. 09.10.21 Heya Ywa Ma 07:00 Nga …

Programm vom Phaung Daw OO Fest 2021 read more »

Programme of Balloon Festival in Taunggyi 2020

Date Program 23.11.20 – Weaving competition (Matho Thingan) – Hot air balloon competition (day time competition) (The form of pagodas, ducks, dragons or even elephants) – Hot air balloon competition (night time competition) 24.11.20 – Weaving competition (Matho Thingan) – Hot air balloon competition (day time competition) (The form of pagodas, ducks, dragons or even …

Programme of Balloon Festival in Taunggyi 2020 read more »

Through the Chin Mountains to the ancient royal city of Mrauk Oo

In the summer of 2015, I stumbled across a piece of writing entitled ‘From Mt. Victoria to Mrauk Oo’. My first thought was ‘Wow!’, and then I started reading. The introduction was promising – it described a journey that I would love to take myself. But the itinerary was somewhat confusing: Why did they choose …

Through the Chin Mountains to the ancient royal city of Mrauk Oo read more »

The Minister’s Office (Secretariat) opens its doors

On the first Sunday of January 2018, I was once again strolling through Yangon’s city centre and marvelling over the remnants of the colonial era when I spotted a sign reading “Yangon Book Street” at the corner of Mahabandoola Road and Theinbyu Road. Although I had never heard of it before, I quickly learned that …

The Minister’s Office (Secretariat) opens its doors read more »

Taking new paths to the southern Inle Lake (Samkar Lake)

Together with our trekking guide in Kalaw, we had come up with a new hiking tour over the previous few weeks. Rather than lead to the northern part of Inle Lake as usual, the two-day hike would take us off the beaten path to the southern part of the lake, also known as Samkar Lake. …

Taking new paths to the southern Inle Lake (Samkar Lake) read more »

Scroll to Top