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A Last-Minute Trip to Myanmar

Michael Sheridan traveled to Myanmar, camera in tow, and was enchanted by the culture, people, and scenes he encountered. We caught up with him to learn more about his trip and his relationship with...

Instagram Spotlight: Marcus Danielsson (@danielssonphotography)

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, Marcus Danielsson (@danielssonphotography) explains how photography enriched his travels around Asia.  Nepal I dream about returning...

Inside Myanmar’s Monasteries

Traditions still stand strong in Myanmar’s countryside, which has so far been relatively untouched by the outside world. Myanmar is often seen as one of the world’s most isolated nations. Although the Burmese government...

The Souls of the People

It’s their eyes. Sabrina Nicolazzi has traveled the world to document its people for over a decade, and the first thing she looks at is a person’s eyes. If she can’t communicate with a common language,...

A Fascination with Myanmar

I first ventured to Myanmar in 2010, and quickly found myself drawn to the beauty of the country. I connected with the people, who I discovered to be peaceful, friendly, generous, polite, and able...

Soaring Over Bagan

A thick, but cheerful Australian accent cut through the still, dark air. “Tea, coffee, and fat free biscuits are over there!” The man laughed at his own joke, throwing his booming roar into the...

Hiking to the Top of Sacred Mount Zwegabin

It was 3:30 in the afternoon. The sun was beginning to arch toward the west side, but the day’s heat still lingered in the air. My shirt was drenched. Sweat oozed out of every...

The Circle Line – Observing Life on Yangon’s Commuter Loop

In February, sixteen creatives explored Hong Kong, Southeast and South Asia as part of our #PassportToAsia collaboration with Cathay Pacific Airways. Jon Collins was invited to Hong Kong and Myanmar and shares stories from...

A Photographic Glimpse Into Burma

Burma, also known as Myanmar, is an incredible travel destination. Relatively closed-off from the rest of the world and thus less impacted by development, the country offers a sense of serenity and simplicity that...