Southeast Asia


Bangkok the Beautiful: 6 Spots Worth Seeing

Though my Sak Yant proved to be quite the intense introduction to the country, I woke up on Monday to the sound of traffic outside of my hostel window and felt instantly revitalized. I had become accustomed to the slower pace of the Cambodian countryside and was stoked to dive back into…

Siem Reap, the Charming Temple Town

As I bit into a complimentary pastry after boarding my second overland bus from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap, I could hardly contain my excitement. During many bouts of late-night research, with my hands trembling as I scoured articles and tried to paint a picture in my mind of my anxiety-ridden self actually…

Cruising the Cambodian Countryside

Sunny blue skies in the morning, torrential rain by 2pm every afternoon.

Maybe I’m in the minority here, but all I could think during my time in Phnom Penh (and everywhere else for that matter) was, is this it? Is this rainy season?