Your views: tourism in Burma
Following David Cameron's historic visit to Burma last week – and reports of Aung San Suu Kyi's plans to visit Britain – we called for readers' views on changing attitudes to tourism in the south-east Asian country. Here is how you responded.
Readers' feedback: tourism in Burma
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