One bus crash, one tropical island, and one dose of Dengue Fever 2

Recently our experiences have been a little bit mixed. Some great experiences and some not so great… We left Battambang and took the 13 hour bus journey to the south coast city of Sihanoukville this in itself would be bad enough but around 11 hours in we were involved in a bus crash. The bus ...

The land of smiles

We’re now 8 days into Cambodia, and so far we’re loving it! After visiting Phnom Penh and it’s very saddening remnants of Pol Pots regime, we were glad to move on. S21 detention camp and the killing fields were a brutal reminder of mans inhumanity,the killing fields still have human bones and clothes rags sticking ...

Travel onwards to Cambodia from Laos

Travel onwards to Cambodia from Laos
We’ve been and left Si Phan Don (“Four Thousand Islands”) in southern Laos, and are now in Phnom Penh, in Cambodia, our sixth country on the trip. The four thousand islands is located at the very south of Laos where the Mekong becomes wider and shallower and where literally thousands of islands and islets exist ...

Logistical Planning of Border Crossings

Hey Everyone, Just a short post to let you know of our plans for the next 1-2 weeks. We’re currently right in the very south of Laos (after two grueling days by local bus – and my backpack got soaked in fish water on the last local bus, everything smells quite fragrant now!) and soon ...