21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Evening Harmony in Bagan

A local villager tends to his goats near the ancient pagodas of Bagan, Myanmar, as the warm hues of the summer evening cast a timeless glow over this historic city. The tranquil coexistence of man and nature paints a picture of serenity in the heart of an ancient land.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Bagan, Myanmar
Camera: X-T2
Copyright: © Pyae Phyo Thet Paing