Cambodia: overview and personal opinion

Before starting this article, we have a confession: we unfortunately lost almost every picture of Cambodia from Sihanoukville. So we don’t have much more to show you. You’ll have to make do with more on Angkor! And Angkor is happy about that Cambodia was fairly short. Angkor was obviously the highlight of the trip and […]

From Sihanoukville to Phnom Penh

Sihanoukville We took a night bus from Siem Reap to Sihanoukville, reputably the best city for beaches and island hoping. Arriving early in the morning, we spent the day on the beach. It was the first time in a while we had an entire day doing nothing! The beach was ok, but nothing amazing compared […]

The legendary Angkor

No need to introduce Angkor, probably the number one touristic destination of South East Asia. Angkor was the capital of the Khmer empire from the 9th century to 1351, date when it fell and was sacked by Ayutthaya (rings a bell?). The city had been the largest preindustrial city of the world, and its ruins […]

End of Thailand: pretty awesome trip

Time for our classic review of Thailand! As you can have guessed from our last posts, we loved it! Here are a few reasons why: Thailand is a beautiful country, from the buzzing Bangkok and the cultural and historical North, to the relax Koh Lanta and the welcoming and warm Koh Tao. Exploring Koh Phi-Phi island… […]

Kao Sok and Ko Tao

After taking 3 different minibuses (!) and being scared out of our mind by the way they were driving, we made it from Koh Lanta to Kao Sok. Kao Sok is a 739 km² national park on the mainland, home of a dense liana and bamboo virgin forest. Its rainforest is older and more diverse than […]

The South-West islands of Thailand

We took a direct flight from Chiang Mai to Krabi, in the south of Thailand, to explore the islands around it. From Krabi, where we stayed only one night, we took a ferry for Koh Phi-Phi, beautiful and small island well known for it’s endless parties… Krabi’s bay on Sunset  Koh Phi-Phi Koh Phi-Phi Don […]

Chiang Mai

Chiang Mai is the third biggest city in Thailand, and used to be the capital of the small Lan Kna kingdom (during the same period as Sukhothai). Between its market, its bars full of lady-boys (we got a lot of “Heeey! My friend likes you!), and its old fortification and ditch, the city has a […]