Travelling to Japan? This country is one awesome destination on this part of the world and you are sure to have a terrific time no matter the reason for your visit. While it certainly is true that Japan is...
Whenever Iceland comes to mind, I only think of the northern lights. And then a land full of ice. I know it’s lame, right? Cold countries never really interested me, to be honest. Surviving Japan on a winter season was...
I just got tagged by a friend in Facebook. It was a photo that I took four years ago in Siem Reap, Cambodia when our couple-friends Kaiz and Rowjie Galang came to visit my buddy and I when long-term...
One of the easiest ways to travel to Thailand and Cambodia to visit the famous tourist destination of Siem Reap, the Angkor Wat temples, is by going on an overland border crossing at the Aranyaprathet Border in Thailand to...
Someone asked me a few weeks ago how many countries I’ve been to during my 5-month backpacking stint in Southeast Asia. My response was just two – Thailand and Cambodia. The person who asked the question couldn’t believe it....
With my depleting funds, I decided to do this crazy backpacking extra challenge where I need to survive the next 4 days in Siem Reap eating healthy meals on a budget of $6. And that amount should cover my backpacking...
I never got to practice my cooking skills back at home (not that I have one) because my mom was a food perfectionist and she pretty much takes care of preparing our meals so I never bothered cooking at...
Continuation from The Accidental Trip to Bangkok and Siem Reap in 2011 Travel Companions: Ed and Den, Debbie (colleagues at work and close friends) and Mel (Debbie's close friend) After the purchase of our plane fares for our trip to Bangkok...
Last year, I vowed to myself that I should stop travelling to international destinations in the next coming months as I need to save up considering the fact that I just "retired" from my 5-year job in a BPO...
Disclaimer: Long post ahead This is a continuation of the articles I wrote here: Arriving at the Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok My First Train Ride From Bangkok to Aranyaprathet After arriving in Aranyaprathet, we hailed a tuk-tuk to take us to the...