Yangon: Stuck in Time

Hey everyone! After poring through a year’s worth of photos, I finalized picking some favourite shots from my time in Myanmar. I call the series “Yangon: Stuck in Time”. I chose this name because much of the country has experienced very little cultural and infrastructure change over the years, and the advancements that stalled in […]

The Ancient Sport of Lethwei

Whenever I travel to an Asian country, I always try to find drop-in kickboxing classes in order to add a different style to my repertoire. Many countries in that part of the world have their own martial arts disciplines, and in Southeast Asia, Muay Thai and its variants are king. Naturally, one of the things […]

Buddhist Dusk & Barbeque Dinner

I took a walk around my neighbourhood in Thaketa last week, just as the day was nearing its end. There was a pagoda nearby so I checked it out. It’s amazing how strong the influence Buddhism has on everyday Burmese life and culture. I must have passed by three monasteries in the vicinity of the […]