Site Guide: Kyauk Ka Latt, Hpa-An Area, Karen State, Myanmar

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Kyauk Ka Latt Pagoda, Hpa An

Site Name: Kyauk Ka Latt
Area: Hpa-An area, Karen State

Site Description:

Kyauk Ka Latt is generally they image people get in mind when they think of Hpa-An, though it is a good 20 minute drive from the town.

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Posted from Hpa-An, Kayin, Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

Site Guide: King’s Cave (aka Bayin Nyi), Karen State, Myanmar

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King’s Cave, Myanmar

Site Name: King’s Cave (aka Bayin Nyi)
Area: Near Hpa-An, Karen State

Site Description:

This cave in Karen State is quite impressive and well set up for tourist. The surface caves are vast and beautiful and a short cave walk is available. If you ask the monk on site they will turn the lights on for you to follow the tunnel path. It is safe and well maintained, so long as you stick to the path.

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Posted from Hpa-An, Kayin, Republic of the Union of Myanmar.

Myanmar: Monkeys, Elephants, Spiders, Frogs and Dragons

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Saturday morning we were totally shattered from our 15 hour trip the day before. However, the father of one of Thane’s students had offered to take us out for the morning so that his 11 year old daughter might have exposure to native English speakers. So eyelids heavy and muscles aching, we piled into his car. Yep, he has a proper car! With windows and air conditioning and cushioned seats!

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