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Vietnam and some Top Travel Tips

Vietnam and some Top Travel Tips

Vietnam and some top travel tips   Vietnam is a land of many faces and places.¬† I say this because it was a huge surprise to me how big it was and how much it changed over our month of…

Vietnam ATM tip for Australians and New Zealanders

Vietnam ATM tip for Australians and New Zealanders

Vietnam ATM tip for Australians and New Zealanders One major bugbear I have when travelling overseas is how banks and credit card companies hit you up with ATM charges. I was pleasantly surprised in Vietnam to find that my ANZ…

Useful tips when visiting Angkor Wat

Useful tips when visiting Angkor Wat

¬†Useful tips when visiting Angkor Wat The city of Siem Reap is not going to win any awards for style or beauty. It is basically at the moment a huge building site in many areas. We had a lovely time…

A week in Siem Reap, seeing Angkor Wat and what it cost

A week in Siem Reap, seeing Angkor Wat and what it cost

Getting to Siem Reap We travelled to Siem Reap from Phnom Penh by car. It took five hours but we did have a wannabee Lewis Hamilton driver at the wheel of our car. The road is in parts new and…

A week is Phnom Penh and what it cost

A week is Phnom Penh and what it cost

We arrived a week ago in the city of Phnom Penh from Saigon. I did a lot of searching online for a hotel and we finally decided on the Double Leaf Boutique hotel. Good decision. It cost us US$41 a…

Cambodia Wildlife Alliance Visit

Cambodia Wildlife Alliance Visit

Cambodia Wildlife Alliance Visit After visiting the genocide museum and the Killing Fields the Wildlife Alliance Rescue Centre was a shot of positivity in the psyche. First this place is not a zoo its a rescue centre for animals that…