Myanmar (formerly Burma) was recently opened for tourism to the Western World. According to the Myanmar Ministry of Hotels and Tourism, over 800 thousand visitors were welcomed in 2011, and it is expected that more than 5 million will visit in 2015, which is bound to bring changes to this unchanged beautiful, charming country. That is why those adventurous, knowledge-seeking travelers are looking to visit The Golden Land known as Myanmar in the not-too-distant future.
Myanmar has some of the most beautiful scenery in the world, loaded with history and man-made beauty in amazing temples that have survived for years. Bagan is one of the must-see attractions of Myanmar. On the eastern bank of the Ayeyarwaddy River, it is one of the richest archaeological sites in Asia, offering over 2000 well-preserved pagodas and temples from the 11th- 13th century.