Myanmar

Angkor Temples, a cultural treasure

Angkor Temples, a cultural treasure

Angkor Temples - more than just Angkor Wat!Visiting Angkor temples, or the multiple temples around the main Angkor Wat site, takes some preparation and willingness to spend a few days traipsing about the countryside around Siem Reap, Cambodia.We traveled...

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Mrauk U Kingdom Late Phase Pagodas

Mrauk U Kingdom Late Phase Pagodas

Mrauk U Kingdom Late Phase - Introduction The Mrauk U Kingdom late phase began in about 1600 at the end of Min Phaloung's reign (1571-1593) and the beginning of King Kamoung's. King Thiri Thudhamma reigned next and then his son, King Okkalapa. This...

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Mrauk U Kingdom Middle Phase

Mrauk U Kingdom Middle Phase

King Min Bin and the beginning of Mrauk U Kingdom Middle Phase During the time of King Henry VIII’s reign in England, Min Bin’s reign in AD 1531 marked the beginning of the Mrauk U Kingdom Middle Phase, also referred to as the second Golden Mrauk U period....

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