Newest guidebook by T. F. Rhoden!
The newest travel guidebook from Other Places Publishing is called Yangon and Shwedagon Pagoda. Guidebook is available on Kindle and in paperback from all major book distributors, including the publisher, and on Amazon.
Myanmar is turning a new page and Yangon is at the center of a vibrant cultural, political and economic renaissance. This publication, the first travel guide in over half a century to focus only on Myanmar’s most famous city, explores this transforming city from a local’s perspective with firsthand, on-the-ground research that highlights the city’s best sites, restaurants and eateries while providing all the context and insight a traveler needs to fully appreciate the local culture. Written by people who love to travel, let us be your guide to this amazing town, and reveal the most unique and memorable experiences that Yangon has to offer.
– Unique insight into Yangon’s history, people and culture, plus need-to-know information on preparing for travel and what to expect when visiting Yangon.
– Reviews and personal recommendations for 102 sites, 111 nightlife venues, 164 accommodations (from budget guesthouses to luxury hotels), and 343 eateries.
– A chapter dedicated solely to Shwedagon Pagoda, including a full write-up of the major halls and stupas found in and around the temple complex.
– Detailed maps, sprawled over 35 pages, cover nine unique areas of Yangon.
Paperback: 310 pages
Publisher: Other Places Publishing (2014)
Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.7 x 8 inches
Shipping Weight: 15 ounces
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