One Thrifty Day in Mandalay

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Mahamuni - The most sacred image of Buddha in Myanmar

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Sandamuni Pagoda containing 1772 stone slabs (in the small white pagodas) with historical accounts of Myanmar

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The huge imposing structure of Atum Ash Kaung. Too bad I wasn't able to enter it (10000 kyat entrance to Mandalay Archaeological Zone)

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One of the incredible panoramic views of Mandalay from Mandalay Hill

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Finally caught a sunset in Myanmar! View from the top of Mandalay Hill

Spent the day going to cheap/free attractions due to budget constraints. No Palace, Atum Ash Kaung, or Shwenandaw Monastery for me. I probably won’t be able to go to the old cities as well since I’m feeling a bit under the weather after the long trek up and down (and up again) Mandalay Hill. Gives me a reason to come back

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