Mar 14, 2020
Myo Min Zaw is a seasoned tour guide in Myanmar, and the founder of Inle Canoe Lady. Listen to his journey from gaining tourism scholarships in Italy to now initiating various responsible tourism and community development projects across Myanmar.
Inle Canoe Lady is a slow travel experience in Pauck Par village on Inle Lake, Myanmar.
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Hop onto specially designed and decorated canoes and explore Puack Par at a leisurely pace as local women show you around their neighborhoods.
Within the clusters of stilted bamboo structures, you can see houses, workshops, kindergartens, and even a floating post office!
Also mentioned in this episode:
Bagan Plastic Campaign
Do Not Harm principle
Green Microphone Award
Myanmar Responsible Tourism Award
National Conference on Communities & Tourism
Tourism For All Myanmar
University of Bologna
Show cover jingle courtesy of Icons8
Music by Nordgroove from Fugue
Episode background tunes courtesy of YouTube Audio Library
Cast of Pods by Doug Maxwell
All photographs courtesy of Inle Canoe Lady & Myo Min Zaw, unless otherwise stated