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Shopping in Yangon

"You run into the young girl monk who you took pictures of yesterday. She is so happy to see you and brings you to her friend’s shop. You buy a painting from a kid. Word spreads that someone is buying art. You are surrounded by kids and paintings."

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Nice photo! I've been to Yangon and really enjoyed it; would love to go to Inle Lake. I'll be sure to check out your blog. Did you go in 2012? Are foreign travelers still required to spend a certain amount of money there (when I went in 2003, the "official" requirement -- not always enforced -- was to convert US$200 upon arrival). Thanks!


Scott Market

Bo Gyoke Rd
Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
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