Awei Pila Opens Scuba Diving Center in Myanmar

The recently opened island resort Awei Pila, located in Myanmar’s Mergui Archipelago, has debuted its own scuba program. The Awei Pila Dive Center will provide scuba certification courses, as well as dive excursions to any of 12 different dive sites found near the resort. The center will offer all levels of PADI diving courses, which […]

Wild Waters: Hpa-an

For the sixth installment in our travel series focused on wild swimming spots, we venture into Kayin State to clamber down mountain streams, discover deserted waterfalls and enjoy one of the best wild swims in Myanmar. With stunning karst-dominated landscapes, fantastic local attractions and, for my money, one of the best hotels in the country, […]