In pictures: Getting around in Yangon, Burma
THE former Burma/Myanmar capital doesn’t have the bustle and cacophony of sounds of other high-powered Asian centres such as Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur or Tokyo. Still there is traffic with bicycles, trucks, buses and cars plying the streets amidst the colonial buildings and wide boulevards. As much as changing in Yangon at present much of this could be quite different in a few years time.
So for the time being here’s an inside look at how people get around in Yangon.
All images by Joanne Lane, www.visitedplanet.com