Thahara Boutique Hotels, Myanmar (Burma)

Ethical tourism for luxury adventure travellers


Thahara specialises in low impact, ethical tourism. Guests experience and support local culture, crafts, and cuisine.

Built from reclaimed timber, Inthar Heritage House on Inle Lake, offers local dishes prepared with organic produce grown in the gardens. It is a renowned centre for local cultural preservation.

The Inle Heritage Hospitality Vocational Training Centre run by experienced Burmese hoteliers, trains and employs local young people in hospitality, horticulture and environmental preservation.


Thahara needs evocative images that whet the appetite of potential guests, giving them a sense of the richnessand beauty of the experiences on offer.


With over twenty years experience as a travel photographer Jonathan has the expertise and versatility to produce outstanding images of interiors, food, portraiture, landscapes and local culture with particular skill in involving and interacting with people. 


Thahara’s website stands out in a crowded market, with outstanding, distinctive photography. This has led to increased enquiries, bookings and revenues.

The owner of the hotel has also used the images in her TED talks and work promoting sustainability and human rights. 



‘Jonathan captured the essence and beauty of Myanmar and the experience we offer at Thahara.

His photography has enhanced our brand, and led to increased web enquiries, guest numbers, and revenues.

Working with Jonathan is a wonderful experience. His professionalism, flexibility and creative genius impressed me greatly. I highly recommend his skills and expertise’.

Misuu Borit, Owner