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021 Thingyan: The wildest water fight on earth (Burma)

021 Thingyan: The wildest water fight on earth (Burma)

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Yangon Podcast Episode 021:

Thingyan Festival (Burma): The wildest water fight on Earth!

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In this Yangon Podcast episode:

Travel Hacking: How to become a top house sitter in no time and get free accommodation worldwide. Plus, get ready for the craziest water fight on Earth – The Thingyan festival in Burma is off the chain!

We discuss:

  • Feature: The Thingyan Water Festival, Myanmar
  • Travel Hacking Central: Can Anyone be a house sitter? 3 tips to become a top house sitter in no time


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Weblinks from Yangon Podcast

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Trusted – Use discount code 5DP to get a 15% discount on membership (Current Promotion Ends 5th April)

How to become a housesitting pro in just 3 months.



Photos from Yangon Podcast

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Kids at the thingyan festival in the suburb of Dalla, Yangon

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We get soaked in Yangon

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