Wednesday, 15 February 2012

A Burmese odyssey on Irrawaddy river



by Terry Sweetman / news.com.au

THIRTY pairs of tangled sandals, boots and sneakers are scattered about the deck, coated in village dust and Irrawaddy mud. An hour later they are as clean as a whistle and lined up outside the appropriate cabins. The Pandaw II It’s an introduction to service experienced while cruising Burma’s river road to Mandalay on the Pandaw II - practical rather than fawning and friendly rather than subservient.

http://www.news.com.au/travel/world/odyssey-on-the-irrawaddy/story-e6frfqai-1226067730912