Category Archives: Activities

48 Hours in Unique Thimpu Valley

  Getting to know Thimpu in 48 hours.  Bhutan is one the best places in the world to see natural green surroundings and mountains overlooking the valleys. It is also known to implement the Gross National Happiness index which measures ...

Laos : Buddha Park In Pictures

  Stopping in Country #27  Vientiane is an administrative city for Laos with a very relaxing atmosphere. It reminded me a lot like Phnom Penh city, with a more organized and cleaner streets, as well as amazing architectural buildings. We ...

Bhutan: A Tale Of Altitude Sickness

  Adjusting attitude to altitude.  Age is creeping up on me as I’ve come to realize that I cannot simply consume medicine without reading up on all the information. It all started when we arrived in Bangkok, staying for a ...

Bhutan: A 5D4N Itinerary For “The Last Shangrila”

  The trip to Bhutan took two years of saving and I can tell you personally that it was definitely worth every cent. Bhutan is a small Kingdom known as the Last Shangrila due to its staunch Buddhism teaching and ...

Guest Post: Things You Must Not Miss in Hong Kong

  There is simply no way you can experience all the interesting things of Hong Kong in just one visit, but there are some of them you just absolutely can’t miss 1. Enjoy the view of Hong Kong in Victoria ...

Phnom Penh: Staycation in Aquarius Urban Hotel

  A weekend away, but still in the city.  It had been awhile since we left Phnom Penh to go anywhere, especially after the incident which left me passport-less for a bit.  I was restless, wanting to see or experience ...

How to Plan a Day Trip to Halong Bay?

  Halong Bay is situated in the northeast Vietnam and is quite popular for its beautiful and splendid emerald waters. Even you will find thousands of limestone towering islands covered by rainforests. This place is very beautiful and you should ...

Tokyo: My Airbnb Stay in Shinjuku

  Why we chose Airbnb for Tokyo Anyone who’s ever been to Tokyo would agree how expensive the hotels can be in this city. We did plenty of search to satisfy our assumptions, and therefore making a decision to instead try ...

Kampot: An Eco Outdoor Trip

  Starting the day to Kampot before dawn This would have been my second trip to Kampot, except that it was with a different group of friends. We were connected with Adam, a Cambodian-Muslim, through work and he had invited ...

Enjoying Tokyo DisneySea as an Adult

  Oh how fun it is to be a kid again. I’ve been to 2 Disneyland theme parks so far as a child and a teenager. The first Disneyland was in California where I awed at the white castle in ...

Tokyo in Seven Days: A City Guide

Konichiwa Japan. It’s been five years since I last visited this metropolitan and all I could think about was those fresh sushi and Japanese desserts. We chose autumn for this trip since it’s my favorite season. The weather behaved during ...

Top 5 things to do in Hanoi at night

  Sponsored Post by Vietnam-Visa.com Hanoi – the capital of Vietnam is not world famous for its nightlife, but it’s still an interesting one for those visiting the city.  There are still thousands of things to do and places to ...

Travel Across Cambodia With BookMeBus

   Traveling through Cambodia by bus. Cambodia is sandwiched between neighboring countries Thailand, Laos and Vietnam making it one of the most popular pit stop when traveling overland to Indochina region. The country has 24 provinces in total including Phnom Penh, ...

VKirirom Pine Resort: Sleeping In The Mountain

vKirirom Pine Resort Surrounding

  A resort in the mountain. To escape from the heat of the city, we went for a trip up the mountains in Kirirom for the weekend to cool ourselves. We had to get away from the 36-38 degrees of ...

5 Things You’ll Love From Cameron Highlands

  [Sponsored post by Mycel Pancho] Cameron Highlands is cherished as the retreat destination among Malaysian. Since the beginning, this highland has been used for the rest area with the green hills that covered majorly by the tea plantations and strawberry farms. ...

Sihanoukville: A Private Beach Stay in Ren Resort

  Sihanoukville and its’ long beach line.  Sihaoukville is located 4 hours away from Phnom Penh and it comes with many beach lines. The most famous being Serendipity beach where all the nightlife and grilled seafood can be found. It ...

Halal Eats in Phnom Penh

An updated list of Halal eateries in the city.  Since we still couldn’t cook at home, we had to eat out and this meant searching for halal restaurants in Phnom Penh. It’s always good to know there are different types ...

Guide: A Drive to Cameron Highlands

  Getting away on a weekday. I’m enjoying my long break in Malaysia, which included this road trip up Cameron Highlands with friends on a Wednesday. It was planned at the last minute and started at 6 o’clock in the ...

Shopback with Agoda and Earn Cashback

  Book and earn, my two favorite words.  I am a fan of Agoda because of it’s rates and user friendly information. It’s my usual go to place for my travel escapades (especially weekend getaways). When I first read about ...

Phnom Penh in Three Days : A City Guide

  When I first arrived in Phnom Penh, I spent the week visiting the tourist known spots, trying to see as much as I can within a short amount of time. Although most friends have cautioned that there’s nothing much to ...

Ho Chi Minh: Revisiting A City

  This is part of my revisiting plan since I lost most of my travel photos the other time (read Travel Photos Gone: What To Do Next). I thought why not start with our next door neighbour, Ho Chi Minh ...

Phnom Penh : Walking with Khmer Achitecture Tours

Khmer Architecture Tour

  About Khmer Architecture Tours (KA Tours). KA Tours conducts architectural tours in Phnom Penh in order to promote understanding of modern architecture in Cambodia. The tours focus on buildings erected after Cambodia’s independence in 1953, described as ‘New Khmer ...