The Golden Palace (Mandalay, Myanmar 2013) - Burmese kings always tried to be different from their predecessors. One way of doing so was to move the capital city. This led to many buildings being built with teak wood. In 1857, King Mindon moved the capital from Amarapura. The entire Royal Palace was dismantled, transported and rebuilt in Mandalay. This building used to be the king's living quarters. When he died, his son relocated the building outside the palace grounds where it was later…

The Golden Palace (Mandalay, Myanmar 2013) - Burmese kings always tried to be different from their predecessors. One way of doing so was to move the capital city. This led to many buildings being built with teak wood. In 1857, King Mindon moved the capital from Amarapura. The entire Royal Palace was dismantled, transported and rebuilt in Mandalay. This building used to be the king's living quarters. When he died, his son relocated the building outside the palace grounds where it was later…

U- Bein Brücke – Sunset at the Bridge, Amarapura, Myanmar

U- Bein Brücke – Sunset at the Bridge, Amarapura, Myanmar

Amarapura, Myanmar

Amarapura, Myanmar

Amazing Sunset in Amarapura - close to Mandalay

Amazing Sunset in Amarapura - close to Mandalay

Amazing sunset in amarapura close to Mandalay

Amazing sunset in amarapura close to Mandalay

Novice monks walking in temples in Bagan  #Cambodian_Private_Tours #CambodianPrivateTours #Novice_Monks #Monks #Amarapura #Bagan #Buddhism #WhatMonksWear #Burmese_Monka

Novice monks walking in temples in Bagan #Cambodian_Private_Tours #CambodianPrivateTours #Novice_Monks #Monks #Amarapura #Bagan #Buddhism #WhatMonksWear #Burmese_Monka

The Ancient Cities of Sagaing, Mingun & Amarapura

The Ancient Cities of Sagaing, Mingun & Amarapura

The U Bein Teak Bridge is more than a tourist attraction for sunset. The bridge near Mandalay is used everyday by the locals - and that's the best thing.

The U Bein Teak Bridge is more than a tourist attraction for sunset. The bridge near Mandalay is used everyday by the locals - and that's the best thing.

Sunset in Amarapura,Myanmar over the U Bein Bridge, the world's longest teak wood bridge.

Sunset in Amarapura,Myanmar over the U Bein Bridge, the world's longest teak wood bridge.

Sunset in Amarapura, Myanmar

Sunset in Amarapura, Myanmar

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