Month: January 2018


Battambang – The overlooked gem of Cambodia

Between Phnom Penh and Siem Reap there is plenty to keep the average tourist’s itinerary completely full but if you have the time, I would highly recommend a visit to Battambang.  The trip from Phnom Penh is 290 km and can take you anywhere from four to seven hours depending […]


Phnom Penh – Beautiful City, Ugly History

After maxing out our Vietnam visa, we headed to new territory.  We caught the early bus from Ho Chi Minh City to Cambodia where we will spend our next 25 days.  Our first stop was Phnom Penh, Cambodia’s capital and largest city.  Before visiting, we knew very little about this […]