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Bagan Day 2 in Bagan, Myanmar

Our second day in Bagan was just as exciting as the first, criss-crossing sand roads and visiting interesting temples in the area.

Bagan Day 1 in Bagan, Myanmar

Bagan is one of the must-see attractions in Burma. Comparable only to Angkor Wat, it is a sprawling area of temple ruins that stretch as far as the eye can see.

Shwedagon Pagoda in Yangon, Myanmar

Our second night in Yangon we visited the biggest temple in Myanmar. It has a long history dating back to the 11th century and houses many relics.

Borobudur in Yogyakarta, Java

We rode out to Borobudur, a large temple complex outside of Yogyakarta. It was an impressive area quite different than the other temples we've seen on this trip.

Tirta Gangga & Pura Lempuyang in Bali, Indonesia

We went to a water palace called Taman Tirta Gangga, and then to a mountain temple called Pura Lempuyang. Both places featured old, impressive stone work.

Back again in Bangkok, Thailand

We made the best of our two days in Bangkok before flying to Singapore and Indonesia. Star Wars and massage, the good life!

City life in Chiang Mai, Thailand

Chiang Mai is the biggest city in the north, offering plenty of sights and activities. We had fun checking it out for a few days.

Temple Ruins in Ayutthaya, Thailand

The temples in Ayutthaya are almost all ruins due to the Burmese sacking this former capital city in the late 18th century. The ruins were beautiful and mysterious due to their condition.

Wat Pho in Bangkok, Thailand

We accidentally stumbled upon Wat Pho, the most beautiful place we have seen so far in Bangkok. The amount of care and craft put into these temples is truly magnificent.