An eye opening visit: Phnom Penh, Cambodia

This was to be my first and last night bus in Cambodia After a terrible nights sleep and a whole day trying my hardest to stay up until our night bus at midnight (although it was more like 1am by the time we set off) I was excited to lay my head down and rest. […]

World wonders of Angkor: Siem Reap, Cambodia

After the long boat¬†journey from Siem Reap I headed into town to grab a quick inexpensive bite to eat so I could retreat back to my room at ever-so-friendly Hak’s Guesthouse. On the walk in I was approached by a Spanish lady who asked if I would eat with her as it was her 40th […]

A boat ride like no other: Battambang to Siem Reap, Cambodia

After a couple of early nights in friendly Tomato Guesthouse¬†and a small dose of food poisoning the night before, I caught the 7am boat from Battambang to Siem Reap. I had heard lots about this journey, some good, most bad but many just laughed when I told them I was going to spend $20 on […]

Time to experience the real Cambodia: Phnom Penh to Battambang

Anyone would think I’m obsessed with buses It came to no suprise that my three hour “express bus” took over six hours but it did have limited wifi (woohoo!) and I was able to get some rest. I gave in to the Tuk Tuk drivers who pounced on me at the capital’s bus station and […]