Siem Reap – The City that Temples Built

Siem Reap - A city built up around the ancient temples of Angkor Wat for the vast sea of tourist flowing in and out, with it’s hawking of wares, tuk tuks, massage, tourist scams and of course, a pub street. We arrived here after a seven hour boat ride in which we were scammed at … Continue reading Siem Reap – The City that Temples Built

Sihanoukville – Backpacker Heaven… Maybe

Depends on what kind of backpacker you are... I was sad to leave Bacoma behind and travel to Siahnoukville. I had been told that it is the touristy area of the coast in Cambodia but was also assured that it was worth a visit for the lovely beaches. We left Kep and traveled, in a … Continue reading Sihanoukville – Backpacker Heaven… Maybe

OMG! We are in Cambodia!

Wow! Cambodia. Of all the places in the world to be, we are in Cambodia. Every time I go to a new country I have this feeling that comes over me that can only be explained as complete awe of where I am and what I am doing. I feel like I need to be … Continue reading OMG! We are in Cambodia!

Singapore – A Melting Pot of Wonderfulness!

Today I am sitting on my bed in my hostel room in Cambodia, taking stock of the last week and organizing myself for the next leg of my travels. It’s hard to believe that it hasn’t even been a week since I left Kwajalein in the Marshall Islands. So much has happened. I’ve had three … Continue reading Singapore – A Melting Pot of Wonderfulness!

Pack for Long-term Travel

Packing can be a daunting task and figuring out ahead of time what you may or may not need for several months of travel can rack your brains. Though I assure you that once you research, see what other people are doing and just simply relax and realize that you are not going to die … Continue reading Pack for Long-term Travel