Burma: Arriving in Rangoon

by Elizabeth Sellers on 19 January 2012 · 10 comments

Guesthouse in Rangoon

First impressions of Rangoon? It was much bigger than I had imagined it to be. The buildings were generally very run-down, many looked like they were falling apart. This was interspersed with some remaining colonial-era buildings in the downtown centre near where I stayed. It was hot. It was unfamiliar. And I was very nervous. […]