Riding the Train in Yangon, Part 1

29 11 2016

A good Canadian friend of mine who had recently been to Myanmar told me that the best attraction in Yangon was riding the “circular train” which is a regular means of transport for the locals.  He gave me a link and I went to read about it. Indeed it sounded very interesting and off I went to seek the experience.

Getting to the station overlooking the tracks

Getting to the Central Station overlooking the tracks

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The ticket booth for long-distance journeys

The ticket booth for long-distance journeys

The waiting area for long-distance journeys

The waiting area for long-distance journeys

Following the sign for the "circular train"

Following the sign for the “circular train”

The ticket stand for local journeys

The ticket stand for local journeys

To be continued.


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30 11 2016
Riding the Train in Yangon, Part 2 | A blog by Ayako Mathies

[…] from my last post, here is the actual riding part on the Yangon Circular Railway which turned out to be very […]

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