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Amarapura

The U-Bein Bridge of Amarapura, just outside Mandalay. This is the longest wooden-bridge in the world, and perhaps the finest dawn view in Myanmar.

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A girl from Burma - Myanmar . The paint is drawn by Thanaka-Paste. This Paste made of bark of a special tree in her faces, it's their make-up style

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Our itinerary: Yangon – Bago – Kyaiktiyo (Golden Rock) Pagoda – Heho – Nyaung Shwe – Inle Lake – Bagan – Amarapura – Mandalay

Burma's misty mornings and lost cities – in pictures

Credit: Hans Kemp/Hans Kemp Monks walk across the U Bein Bridge in Amarapura, the world’s longest teakwood bridge, built in the mid 19th century. Most visitors come to the bridge to watch the sunset but early mornings offer perhaps a better opportunity to capture this unique structure.

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A mesmerising tour of Burma’s spellbinding sites

Fishermen making their way out onto the water, shot at sunrise from the shores of Taung Tha Man Lake, Amarapura in Mandalay

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Burma tour: a sleeping beauty awakes

The 200-year-old teak U Bein bridge, Amarapura. Burma tour: a sleeping beauty awakes - Telegraph

Your pictures: Cycling

Each week we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week the theme is cycling and we begin with a photo taken by Marc Evans of a cyclist riding over the Amarapura Bridge, Burma.