local canoes and golden temple on the Irrawaddy River in Burma

Taking goods to market on the Irrawaddy

The rural rhythms of Burma create a dreamscape for travelers. Goods are still taken to market by boat, bullock carts and bicycles are more numerous than cars, and an ancient Buddhist culture thrives in gold-spired temples.

Photo by Alan Tobey

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