The story of an overnight bus Sihanoukville, Cambodia to Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. With our shiny new Vietnamese visas in hand, we boarded a sleeping bus in Sihanoukville. We were ready to get out of Cambodia after spending an extra day waiting for us visas to be processed. We […]
How to get a Vietnam Visa from Cambodia
By now you have probably researched enough to realize that you cannot get a visa on arrival, like all of Vietnam’s neighbouring countries. But don’t fret, applying is easy.
Nothing but chilling on Koh Rong Samloem
“If you’re in Cambodia, You have to go to Koh Rong Samloem, and stay at the Chill Inn. It’s my favourite place in the world!”
We got this tip from a friend of Matti’s that he used to go to high school with. And it was enough to send us on our way with the promise of visiting the best place in the world.
How to take the train: Bangkok to Chiang Mai
If you’re visiting Thailand, chances are you’ll arrive in Bangkok. But you want to get to Chiang Mai? No worries, it’s easy. Pin for reference!
2 days in Phnom Penh by bicycle
After traveling through Thailand much along the beaten path, we had a longing to stray off and find places less travelled. What better way to wander freely through Phnom Penh than to hop back on to bicycles, how we comfortably explore our own city.
8 things to do in Chiang Mai, Thailand
We had heard from many passing travellers that Chiang Mai is their favourite place in Thailand. It’s a perfect blend of Thai culture and religion, but also modern comforts. Buddhist temples and air conditioned hipster cafes line the streets and live in harmony. Spend some time wandering the streets and […]
The Secrets of Bangkok’s Grand Palace
A visit to the Grand Palace and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha tops every “10 things to do while visiting Bangkok” list. You have probably seen pictures and have a image of a large majestic, ornately decorated palace. Armed with an iPhone, everyone believes they will capture the palace […]
Cheapest Scuba Diving in the World – Koh Tao, Thailand
If you’re visiting Koh Tao, chances are very high that you’re there to take advantage of the cheapest place in the world to get your scuba diving license. And that’s exactly what brought us there. But is scuba diving Koh Tao actually worth it? We heard mixed reviews about actually […]
Krabi & Koh Phi Phi: A Backpacker’s Guide
South Thailand is probably best known for its beautiful beaches, wild island parties, and delicious food. And I can confirm that all of those things are perfectly accurate. Here’s everything you need to know about backpacking Krabi & Koh Phi Phi on a budget.
Sri Lanka: A Backpacker’s Guide Part 2 – Hidden Gems Amongst Chaos
Sri Lanka is just popping up on the backpacker’s radar because the country has just recently settled from a 30 year civil war. Despite all of the chaos and noise, Sri Lanka is known for its beautiful changing landscapes all nicely contained in one tear drop shaped island. What do […]