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Enjoying a solitary moment on the sandy shores of Kyun Phi Lar Island.
Island-hopping In The Mergui Archipelago
For centuries the haunt of sea gypsies, Myanmar’s Mergui islands are an idyllic yachting destination.
Stilted bungalows at the Royal Inle Resort, on the lake's eastern shore.
Troubled Beauty in Myanmar’s Waters
Inle Lake, one of Myanmar's most beautiful and visited waters, faces environmental concerns.
Getting ready for a bath in Myanmar's Shan Hills.
Myanmar’s Family-Run Elephant Sanctuary
A family-run elephant sanctuary in Myanmar’s Shan Hills provides a safe haven for its animals.
The recently published Burma Cookbook includes 175 recipes, some dating back to colonial days.
Q&A with Burma Cookbook Authors
Morrison Polkinghorne and Robert Carmack talk about their favorite Burmese foods and memories.
Uppatasanti Pagoda is a 99-meter-high replica of Yangon's historic Shwedagon.
Myanmar’s Quixotic Capital City
Naypyidaw is no longer the secretive city that its military planners envisioned.
Tory Burch in a traditional Burmese rickshaw en route to Ngapali Beach.
Q&A: Tory Burch in Myanmar
Fashion's newest billionaire recounts her recent trip to Myanmar.
Artist Yan Naing Tun at his home studio near Yangon's Inya Lake.
Art in Myanmar: Creative Yearnings
Despite decades of state censorship and isolation, Myanmar’s art scene is blooming, particularly in Yangon. In the wake of democratic refo...
Orient-Express Readies New Myanmar Riverboat
It seems a fitting tribute that Orient-Express’ next vessel should be named after the creatures that call the river home.
The upper terrace of the 10th-century Shwedagon Pagoda.
Myanmar Travel: Yangon’s Bygone Allure
A growing sense of optimism only adds to the time-warp appeal of one of Southeast Asia’s most underappreciated destinations.
Myanmar: Taking the Slow Boat from Bagan to Mandalay
Back in service, Myanmar's top cruise ship offers a leisurely look at the Irrawaddy River.