Category Archive: Travel

Angkor Wat – Cambodia

I thought I’d give Angkor Wat its own post as it’s a pretty special place. We did the most touristy thing we could and went to watch the sun rise to get ‘that’… Continue reading

The Temples of Angkor

So this post is a tad overdue… The temples of Angkor near Siem Reap in Cambodia really are a must visit if you ever find yourself in Cambodia. It was everything you could… Continue reading

The Killing Fields of Choeung Ek and The Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum – Cambodia

Usually travelling involves seeing neat things, meeting cool people and experiencing other cultures. But every now and then you visit a site (or in this case sites) that has none of the aforementioned… Continue reading

The Royal Palace – Phnom Penh – Cambodia

We managed to get into the Royal Palace on our second attempt. Who knew it closed for lunch? Conveniently on our second attempt that afternoon the sun decided to shine. There were lots… Continue reading

Hoi An – Vietnam

Hoi An was probably our favourite place in Vietnam, if not our favourite in South East Asia all together. Even the eminent arrival of Typhoon Haiyan couldn’t dampen our spirits (thankfully she just swung… Continue reading

Ha Long Bay – Vietnam

Ha Long Bay has been near to top of my bucket list ever since I first heard about it. Did it live up to my expectations? Well, um, kinda. To be fair the… Continue reading

Hanoi – Vietnam

Hanoi was my favourite city in Southeast Asia, it had all the business and chaos expected from a large Asian city but with an extra dose of friendliness. Sit down for 5 minutes… Continue reading

Kuang Si Falls – Laos

Kuang Si Falls are a series of waterfalls nestled in a nice bit of forest. just through the entrance of the park is Tat Kuang Si Bear Rescue Centre which has a number… Continue reading

Luang Prabang – Laos

Luang Prabang was probably my favourite place in Southeast Asia, it was just so beautiful,  laid back and friendly, plus is had amazing food, whether it was traditional Laotian food from the night… Continue reading

Vientiane – Laos

Vientiane is the capital of Laos, compared with the other capital cities of South East Asia it is more of a sleepy backwater, this is by no means a bad thing. Curious about… Continue reading