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The Always Bustling Phnom Penh

A Love Letter to Phnom Penh

As I’ve mentioned before, our initial impression of Cambodia wasn’t the best, and after a few days in Siem Reap we decided to only spend about two weeks total in the whole country.  The beaches weren’t really something we felt like we needed to do since we spent SO much time at the beach in […]

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Our Visit to Angkor Wat: Day Two

After spending a little over an hour at Angkor Wat the previous evening, Anthony and I were ready for a full day of temples, jungle, and photos in interesting places thanks to our wonderful guide, Mao.  We packed a few snacks in our bags, made sure our water bottles were full, laid out our clothes […]

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Our First Workaway

I can’t remember how I came across Workaway, but I can tell you from the moment I learned about it I knew it was something I wanted to incorporate in my travels. For a small fee of $29 ($38 for two people), you have access to thousands of odd-job postings from around the world, from […]

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Our Visit to Angkor Wat–Day One

If you’re traveling to Siem Reap, chances are you’re there pretty much for one thing: the Angkor Wat Temples.  A massive complex of temples that was once swallowed up by the jungle, Angkor Wat is basically the Machu Picchu of Cambodia…if you’re there you can’t miss it.  The city of Siem

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My First Impressions of Cambodia, and Why You Should NEVER Let Your Empty Stomach Decide Where to Eat.

After spending a month in Thailand it was time to move on to Cambodia. Anthony and I spent an entire day (literally 15 hours) traveling from Krabi Province in Thailand to Siem Reap in Cambodia. It was a very long day with the bumpiest bus ride of all time, but we made it safe and […]