Sample Sidebar Module

This is a sample module published to the sidebar_top position, using the -sidebar module class suffix. There is also a sidebar_bottom position below the menu.

Sample Sidebar Module

This is a sample module published to the sidebar_bottom position, using the -sidebar module class suffix. There is also a sidebar_top position below the search.
Eastern Myanmar

Kyaing Tong

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Located high in the Shan Hills at the centre of the Golden Triangle, Kyaing tong is one of the country’s ost remote outposts an probably the most scenic town in Shan State. At one time Kyaing tong was jthe Shan capital and this ancient city is the gateway to rugged journeys and exotic sights. More tha a dozen different tribal groups live around Kyaing tong; the hills and vast valleys are dotted with small villages. Linving almost side by side in small communities, the groups include the Ang, Lahu Ahka, Akhu, Padaung, Shan, Chin, Lisu, Pa-O, Wa, Khun and Laui. Villages show differing stages of development and some still adhere to avery traditional way of life. However, change is likely to come soon to this remote area.

Lashio

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Lashio is a trading town set in a mountain basin 855 metres above sea leverl and inhabited mostly by ethnic Shan-Chinese an Chinese, due to its proximity to the Sino-Myanmar border. The town is located at the southern end of the famous Burma Road. Mya Kantha Hill in the northern part of town offers good views of the city. The steady traffic at Myamar’s larges Chinese temple, dedicated to the goddess of mercy, Quan Yin, is testament to Lashio’s strong Chinese population.

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