2011-12 to 2012-01 – Lake Volta, Ghana, a set on Flickr.
We spent New Year’s at the Lake, and of course did the old booze cruise on the Dodi Princess (though it looked more like a snooze cruise…).
Aylos Bay is where we camped.
There is no better way to experience Inle Lake and the communities that have built their lives on the lake than by boat. While you can book a private Inle Lake boat for as little as 25,000 Kyat, I opted for
Regular readers of this blog will by now have understood that I like to get on a boat if I can. While I am usually not a fan of tours, the creature comforts on day cruises and tourist boats offer
The third part of my basic Mandalay itinerary - read about Mandalay (and how to plan your visit) here and about a day trip to the ancient capitals of Sagaing, Inwa, and Amarapura here - takes us up the Irrawaddy River
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