Bye, Cambodia. Hello, Vietnam

I would describe Cambodia as an experience, not necessarily a vacation. It was rich with culture, and incredibly eye opening, but I don't think you'll find me heading back anytime soon. It felt as though they are stuck in the past, with women not allowed to show their legs or shoulders, forbidding dating, a lack … Continue reading Bye, Cambodia. Hello, Vietnam

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8 Things to do in Siem Reap

Personally, there are only so many temples I can visit without them all looking the same. In Siem Reap, you could spend days if not weeks touring different temples. While I thoroughly enjoyed learning about the rich history of Angkor Wat and Bayon, we were in search for other activities, preferably those that aren't costly. … Continue reading 8 Things to do in Siem Reap

Kompong Khleang Floating Villages

Day 3 or 4--who knows, I don't even know what day of the week it is--in Cambodia and we decided to check out the iconic floating villages. However, we were hesitant due to reports of scams, and the villagers not receiving a dime of the tour's costs. The term 'Scambodia' is real. Locals will do … Continue reading Kompong Khleang Floating Villages

The Genius of Cambodia’s Angkor Wat Temple

Beware... this one is a doozy. We have been in Cambodia for a day now. We are currently in Siem Reap, a city widely known for their incredible temples, Angkor Wat specifically. Upon arriving, we were blown away by the unique beauty of Siem Reap. You can see their culture embedded in everything from architecture … Continue reading The Genius of Cambodia’s Angkor Wat Temple