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Stock photo of young Burmese boy punting in the Taungthaman Lake at the world famous U Bein Bridge at Amarapura near Mandalay in Myanmar. U Bein Bridge spans the Taungthaman Lake. Here a young boy uses a traditional boat as mode of transport to navigate the waters of the lake at the foot of U Bein Bridge, the 1.2 km bridge made entirely of Teak Wood dates back to 1850 and is believed to be the oldest and longest teakwood bridge in the world. The Bridge is not only for locals who wish to cross Taungthaman Lake but also for domestic and international tourists alike being a unique and unusual Burmese landmark which has a long history.