Hugh & Midori Paxton

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Travel Jan 19, 2000

Down the Ayeyarwady River to the sea

The steamer docked at the sun-soaked Yangon pier could have just sailed in on a river of ink straight from Kipling's pen. Vendors in sarongs scamper and chirrup through the crowded lower deck dodging chickens and crab crates, balancing plates of fried shrimp on their ...