Two countries, one destinations” campaign to be established for Bagan and Siem Reap

Myanmar’s Ministry of Tourism is pushing forward with the implementation of a “two countries, one destination” campaign that hinges on establishing direct flights between the historic cities of Bagan and Siem Reap. The campaign’s single-visa programme would allow tourists holding either a Myanmar or Cambodia visa to travel directly between the two countries without the […]

Inle quashes competition in tomato war

Strings of workers in the tomato exchange centre wade through piles of tomatoes, looking to pull the ripe red ones from the greens. It is a good time to be in the tomato business, at least around Inle Lake. Prices have never been higher in recent memory, and yields are strong. The area is in […]