Matthew Van Saun Travel Articles

 
The Night Express to Myitkyina – Myanmar, Asia
The Night Express to Myitkyina – Myanmar, Asia Matthew Van Saun boards the night express train from Mandalay to Myitkyina. Forty eight hours later, he comes into Myitkyina with an escort, treated as though he were a foreign dignitary.
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The Ice Maker of Burma – Myanmar, Asia
The Ice Maker of Burma – Myanmar, Asia Matthew Van Saun met the ice maker - a unique man - whom he'll not forget. Read why.
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Heading Down River in Laos – Asia
Heading down river in Laos, Matthew Van Saun wonders if this is a dream or reality.
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A Different Military Coup – Thailand, Asia
A Different Military Coup – Thailand, Asia Matthew Van Saun understands Thai culture reasonably well. Thailand was the best place to get caught in the middle of a military take over - stressful at times, though.
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How do you say Happy Birthday in Lue Mien? – Ban Chong Ka, Laos, Asia
Matthew Van Saun had quite the adventure getting to Ban Chong Ka. His purpose was fulfilled, yet...

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