Farmer's Day

Farmer's Day

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Today in Yangon was a national holiday - Farmer's Day. The markets were all closed, and the people were off the streets. Scary to think what it would have been like on a non-holiday. The guy holding the pigeon, I paid $1 to let it fly free. Probably a homing pigeon.

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A short (hot) train ride through the Burmese countryside

An Afternoon at the Shwedegan Pagoda