Fascinating Burma has much to captivate visitors, from its beautiful temples and pagodas, to idyllic landscapes and British-colonial architecture. The country is back on many travellers' radar, now that it is welcoming and encouraging visitors, albeit if travelling responsibly. Burma is home to a surprising mix of ethnicities - 135 different ethnic groups - creating a colourful and fascinating culture.
Though diverse, the people of Burma are warm and welcoming. There is much to explore, from the untouched coastline and plains studded with thousands of stupas, to the fascinating towns with their local markets, temples and colour. This is a land steeped in Buddhist beliefs, with its ancient religious sites some of the most captivating and beautiful places to experience in Asia.