Asia

Hanoi

Hanoi

What to Do in Hanoi. Vietnam has always been on my list of travel destinations and when the opportunity came, I decided to spend a week exploring the Northern half of the long country.  Hanoi is a beautiful but extremely hectic city with an abundance of history behind its years.  First inhabited from 3000 BC, it has been occupied Continue reading Hanoi

Angkor Wat & Siem Reap

Angkor Wat & Siem Reap

The Kingdom of Cambodia sits between Thailand, Laos and Vietnam.  For many, this is a popular travel destination, especially for those backpack trips across the region.  Many go for the history, from the US bombings between 1969 and 1973, to the Cambodian Coup (1970) and the Cambodian Genocide (1975-79).  However, most travellers are attracted to the temple complex Continue reading Angkor Wat & Siem Reap