Category Archives: Burma


Do you need a car in Mandalay? The Burmese city of Mandalay might be immortalising Roger yard Kipling’s poem, which mentions the “Road to Mandalay”. This is actually talking about a spiritual journey by river, not a literal road trip. Few reasons to hire a car here on a self drive basis. Situated deep inside… Read More »


Should you rent a car in Yangon? For other destinations in Burma, we generally wouldn’t recommend getting a hire car, because the major tourist sites tend to be very close to the city centres, and other places to visit can easily be seen by taking a bus tour. We would suggest that Yangon is the… Read More »