Destination: Asia

  • All Asia
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Japan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
All Asia
  • All Asia
  • Cambodia
  • China
  • Japan
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam
China

Bucket List: Hiking the Great Wall

A dream of mine for years has been to visit the Great Wall of China. I didn’t want to just show up and snap a photo however, I always envisioned hiking along the wall into the ruined sections, away from …

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Japan

Keeping Japan Affordable

Japan is an incredible country but is notoriously expensive for travellers. With a bit of planning, you can still enjoy some delicious cuisine, unique culture and amazing historical sights without a huge cost. Here are some tips on ways to save: JR Rain Pass …

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Japan

Tokyo Must Do: Robot Restaurant

After several days in Tokyo, I found myself still searching for the weird, wonderful and electronic side of Japan I was hoping for. We had seen temples, eaten sushi, enjoyed a cat cafe and visited the animation area Akiabara for …

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Photography

Thailand Photo Gallery

Although I was only in Thailand a week, I was able to get some amazing shots. I loved the nightlife and street food vendors of Bangkok, and the amazing temples, royal palace and ruins just outside the city. I would …

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Tuk Tuk
Cambodia

Beginners Guide to Tuk Tuks

The Southeast Asian experience wouldn’t be complete without a ride in a tuk-tuk. Here are some pointers for surviving your first tuk-tuk ride: What is a Tuk Tuk? Tuk Tuks come in a variety of sizes and styles depending on …

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Street Food
Thailand

Best Bangkok Street Food

A trip to Thailand isn’t complete without enjoying some street food specialties. Thai food blends simple cooking with aromatic spices such as lemongrass, kaffir lime, and basil. Spicy and sweet flavors blended together with coconut milk, nuts and fruit make …

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Cambodia

Cambodia Photo Gallery

Cambodia was an incredibly photogenic country to spend a few weeks. The ruins of Angkor, the water villiages and the grittiness of Phenom Penn all added to the countries beautiful mosaic of colors, textures and people. Here are some of …

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Cambodia

5 Great Things About Siem Reap

Siem Reap was one of the most enjoyable cities on my Southeast Asian route. Sure it’s a little touristy, but I loved the vibe in the town as well as the plethora of things to see and do. I was …

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Cambodian Food
Cambodia

Delicious Cambodia

With the famous cuisines of Vietnam and Thailand nearby, few people know what to expect from Cambodian food. Well after my stay in the Khmer Kingdom, I can only praise the food. There are curries and stir fries, as you …

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Sihanoukville
Cambodia

Sun & Sand in Sihanoukville

After a dusty bus ride, we arrived in the beach town of Sihanoukville in southern Cambodia. I had heard rumors about the ‘happy’ pizza and beach-bum mentality but otherwise didn’t know what to expect from the town. I was looking forward …

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