Living TRAVEL - BURMA 1981

Remnants of the glories of Pagan, ancient capital of Burma

The landscape around the present Pagan on the Irrawaddy contains
the ruins of hundreds of pagodas and temples mostly built around 1000 years ago
The Irrawaddy River can be seen in the background - and below


Most of the old Pagodas have crumbled or disappeared, but substantial remnants of just a few remain



Riverside pagoda - still used

Collecting water from the river - and below

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