This trip was my first time in Myanmar, a wonderful and amazing country worth a detour. After many trips in South East Asia, I think Myanmar is a really special place, out of time with a unique atmosphere created among other things by its countless temples. From Hong Kong, you can reach Mandalay, Myanmar flying via Yangon (Rangoon) or Bangkok. Mandalay is the ideal base to discover the 3 former royal capitals of Myanmar: Amapura, Inwa and Sagaing. Here is my itinerary for a…