Little Tibet in Myanmar – On jungle trails to the Himalayan border of Myanmar

Text and Pictures by Christian Hainzl     The view was stunning: From the top of the peak at some 5150m (16895ft) above sea level there was a plethora of dozens of snowcapped peaks in all directions, glazing in the bright sunlight and against a deep blue sky. Looking towards ....

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The Myanmar Climb Expedition to Hkakabo Razi – Stories on Never Stop Exploring Blog by The North Face

Myanmar City Star Travels In October 2014, a team of The National Geographic and The North Face explorers launched an expedition to Mount Hkakabo Razi in the North of Myanmar, the presumably the highest peak in South East Asia. The team posted 9 live dispatches on “Never Stop Exploring”, the ....

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The Myanmar Climb Expedition to Hkakabo Razi – Stories on The National Geographic Blog

Myanmar City Star Travels In October 2014, a team of The National Geographic and The North Face explorers launched an expedition to Mount Hkakabo Razi, presumably the highest peaks in South East Asia, in the North of Myanmar. The team posted a total of 13 dispatches, on “Beyond the Edge”, ....

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Rhododendrons Exploration in Northwest Burma

Myanmar City Star Travels Between 2009 and 2011, Bent Ernebjerg, a keen explorer and Rhododendron enthusiastic from Denmark, launched a few expeditions to Phongan Razi and MaDoi Razi to explore rhododendron in Myanmar Himalaya regions. He has discovered new species of the rhododendron from one of the least explored regions ....

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A trek with hunters from the Rawang tribe By Bent Ernebjerg

A trek passing through lush landscapes with small villages, through rain forest with muddy trails, bloodthirsty leeches and insects, up forested mountains to the 3600 meter high mountain Phongan Razi in Myanmar Himalaya. Being with hunters from the Rawang tribe we learned, how to manage in the forest without modern ....

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