Pansodan Street

Pansodan St, Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)

George Orwell and Pablo Neruda have both browsed the bookstalls run by the vendors of Pansodan Street. The uneven pavement in front of crumbling colonial-era buildings is lined with stall after stall of secondhand books, many in English, that arrive every morning; rummage for some well-thumbed literary gems and offbeat tomes.

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