Myanmar (Burma) // Inle Lake and the east //


The small town of PINDAYA is located in the heart of one of the most important agricultural regions in the country. The drive itself is a good reason to make the trip, as the patchwork of red soil, green crops and variously-hued flowers is simply stunning. It’s also oddly reminiscent of southern Europe, at least until you see a small Danu child riding on the back of a water buffalo. You’ll have to pay a $2 entry fee for the area as you get close to Pindaya.