A dish filled with homemade jams at the Whitehouse hotel in Yangon.
Some pretty hideous fish at one of the temples in Mandalay.
Indian chapati and dhal in Mandalay.
Ana smiles big at the thought of our delicious chapati and dhal from the street-food vendors in Mandalay.
A colorful Hindu temple in Mandalay.
Shy smiles from some school girls making their way home on the streets of Mandalay
Shwenandaw Kyaung Temple in Mandalay.
A delicious veggie Indian meal in Mandalay.
Two monks ride on the top of a truck in Mandalay, Burma.
A delicious chapati and dhal from the street food stall near the ET Hotel in Mandalay, Burma.
Men play a game on the streets of Mandalay, paying no heed to the passerbys as the game heated up.
Cycling girls make their way home from school in Mandalay.
Traffic and kids as a school lets out in Mandalay.
The process and tools used to make the thin sheets of gold used throughout Burma.
Men hammer the gold leaf and pound it flat at a shop in Mandalay.
Workers press and set the gold leaf so it can be used and applied to temples and statues throughout Burma.
Ana and I enjoy a trishaw ride to see the Gold Leaf shops in Mandalay.
Our traveling companions for the day trip to Mingun.
A delicious fermented tea leaf salad (laphet thote, or lapheto) from a food vendor in Mingun.
Overlooking Mingun from the crumbling ruins of Mingun Temple.
Overlooking Mingun and the Irrawaddy River.
Jumping for all we're worth overlooking Mingun and the Irrawaddy River.
Hsinbyume Pagoda near Mingun, Mandalay.
Mingun bell, the largest working bell in the world at a height of 3.7 meters and no cracks!
Mingun Bell was huge!
Buddha's footprint at Settanga Paya, near Mingun temple.
The Irrawaddy River, from Mingun, near Mandalay.
Mingun, an easy day trip from Mandalay.
A row of faces line the steps of the temple on Mingun, near Mandalay.
Temple on Mingun, just off the the Irrawaddy River near Mandalay.
Mingun, on the Irrawaddy River near Mandalay.
Temples of Mingun, on the Irrawaddy River near Mandalay.
Fun as we explore Mingun, an easy day trip down the Irrawaddy River near Mandalay.
Ana touches all animals, including these ox pulling the taxi cart on the beaches near Mingun temple, Mandalay.