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by naim
Mon Apr 04, 2011 12:13 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Re: Union of Myanmar

=== Now online, Instalment #4 -- "Pagodas and a Sunset", pls click: http://m.naim.my/pagodas-and-a-sunset/ EXCERPTS These are the four Buddhas, all 9.5m tall, from left to right: Kassapa – Buddha #1 (south entrance), Konagamana – Buddha #3 (east entrance), Kakusanda -Buddha #2 (north entrance), Gaut...
by naim
Sun Apr 03, 2011 2:24 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Re: Union of Myanmar

Now on my website: Instalment #3 -- "Pagoda-Climbing and Lunch at the Irrawaddy", pls click: http://m.naim.my/pagoda-climbing-and-lunch-at-the-irrawaddy/ EXCERPTS Sure enough, soon after they wrapped the long yellow cloth around the dome, somebody starts throwing money into the air — 200-baht notes!...
by naim
Sat Apr 02, 2011 12:18 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Re: Union of Myanmar

Instalment #1 -- "Yangon International Airport RGN", pls click: http://m.naim.my/yangon-international-airport-rgn/ Instalment #2 -- "The Market at Nyaung U", pls click: http://m.naim.my/the-market-at-nyaung-u/ EXCERPTS Out the window, my first sight of Bagan — in the hot season, a parched, dusty pla...
by naim
Fri Apr 01, 2011 9:40 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Re: Union of Myanmar

jaguar wrote:You mean the one at the bottom left hand corner ? She is real yah ? no look like horse :nutz: =P~ :thumbsup:
is that the only you spotted, bro jag, you disappoint me lah!
by naim
Thu Mar 31, 2011 9:57 am
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Re: Union of Myanmar

Yangon Airport RGN (cont'd) Just past immigration counters (which is a quick process, thanks to two officers per station, comprising mainly polite smiling young ladies), the concourse has a mix of normal duty free shops and a mini-bazaar. https://lh5.googleusercontent.com/_Cjqzkw0dnpY/TZMDcpHvrlI/A...
by naim
Wed Mar 30, 2011 1:08 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Re: Union of Myanmar

Yangon Airport RGN Airside, main facade with new international terminal to the right, completed 2007. https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/_Cjqzkw0dnpY/TZK2qR9UwBI/AAAAAAAAI5U/z5Ons6h8pMY/DSC02760.JPG The new international terminal wing. https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/_Cjqzkw0dnpY/TZKzsHagAHI/AAAAA...
by naim
Tue Mar 29, 2011 12:58 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Union of Myanmar
Replies: 12
Views: 17000

Union of Myanmar

Myanmar is country #49 (if I've been counting correctly) and the final (#10) Asean country for me to visit. Have always been wanting to see the pagodas of Bagan, the Irrawaddy, the Shwe Dagon, the British Burma, etc, etc, so here goes ... http://lh5.googleusercontent.com/_Cjqzkw0dnpY/TZFl36Ecg7I/AAA...
by naim
Sat Feb 12, 2011 11:01 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Mt Merapi in Central Java
Replies: 8
Views: 1747

Re: Mt Merapi in Central Java

I C... rent/hire an "Ahmad" which is a good idea after all... will have that considered seriously so my hands and kaki stay free and no worries about meandering around while I can also snap freely too... great tips Naim!!! :thumbsup: Precisely, and a driver doesn't cost much, help local ppl earn so...
by naim
Sat Feb 12, 2011 10:43 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Mt Merapi in Central Java
Replies: 8
Views: 1747

Re: Mt Merapi in Central Java

Like a natural Spa... feels good already just by viewing... Did you see the need to rent a 4x4 for that country's terrein Naim? Btw, I'm keen to know which video camera and model you still use for both still pics and video. Best is to hire car with driver, because the numerous roads are narrow, wit...
by naim
Sat Feb 12, 2011 9:49 pm
Forum: My Roadtrips
Topic: Mt Merapi in Central Java
Replies: 8
Views: 1747

Re: Mt Merapi in Central Java

Located on the 2100-metre high Dieng Plateau, some 120km northwest of Jogjakarta in Central Java, Indonesia, this volcanic crater features an extremely hot bubbling pool, spewing clouds of gases including hydrogen sulphide. Is there an underground magma chamber here, just like at Yellowstone? VIDEO ...