January 7 (part 2): Driving from the Helos airport to Pindaya. Click the photos to enlarge them.
We passed patchwork fields on the hillsides colored as if in an Impressionist painting. The cart in the foreground was a Van Gogh-ian bonus.
Walking on a dirt road up the hill, we found these farmers threshing their crop (millet?) the old-fashioned way.
Repairing the road, turning big ones into little ones.
Bamboo is a major construction material in Burma.