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Travel Report: Ta Prohm Temple, Cambodia.

November 2015. One of the many things I liked about my day touring Angkor’s amazing temples is that each structure we visited had a clear identity that set it apart from the others. As one of the so-called modern wonders of the world, Angkor Wat was an experience of pure grandeur and scale. Furthermore, the […]

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Travel Report: Bayon Temple, Cambodia.

November 2015. A day or two spent touring Cambodia’s astounding Angkor Temples is one of South East Asia’s definitive highlights. One of Angkor’s most fascinating structures is Bayon Temple, known locally as The Temple of Faces. Having started my day tour with the incredible Angkor Wat, I was wondering if Bayon might pale in comparison. […]

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Travel Report: Cool Cafes & Restaurants in Siem Reap.

Cool Cafes & Restaurants in Siem Reap. June 2020. What an amazing journey it’s been these last few months interviewing the cafe and restaurant owners of Siem Reap. Hearing their unique backstories, eating their wonderful food, diving into South East Asia’s most underrated coffee scene. Now that our 12-article series is finally wrapped up, it’s […]

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Travel Report: Miss Wong Cocktail Bar, Siem Reap.

Miss Wong Cocktail Bar, Siem Reap. June 2020. Sladja and I have spoken with countless business owners during the making of our Siem Reap cafes and restaurants series. About their backstories and what makes SR such a special place. And, of course, about the many hardships brought on by COVID-19. Time and time again, the […]

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Travel Report: Where to Stay in Siem Reap.

Where to Stay in Siem Reap. June 2020. Cambodia really is one of Asia’s jewels when it comes to fantastic accommodation at affordable prices. Here in Siem Reap, my eventful and somewhat chaotic adventures throughout 2020 have seen me experience all sides of the city’s varied hospitality landscape. As the gateway to the stunning Temples of […]

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Travel Report: Suon Angkor Boutique Hotel, Siem Reap.

Suon Angkor Boutique Hotel. March 2020. I’ll never forget our crazy months living in Siem Reap at the height of the COVID-19 outbreak. By late March we were both frantically trying to find flights somewhere… anywhere that would allow us to stay together. Primarily, it had to be a country that looked kindly upon our […]

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Travel Report: Foster Apartments, Siem Reap.

Foster Apartments Siem Reap Jan-March 2020. Back on the 24th of January Sladja and I were super excited! After three weeks living in a tiny room at a cheap-as-chips guesthouse, we were finally moving into our own apartment! Actually, the place belonged to my old teaching buddy Jonathon, who’d been living here for a couple […]

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Travel Report: Wine O’ Clock, Siem Reap.

Wine O’ Clock Siem Reap. May 2020. Even in a city with a food and drink scene as diverse and competitive as Siem Reap, Wine O’ Clock has succeeded in carving out its own little niche. Sladja and I first came here back in January when we’d had a hankering for fresh sandwiches. After a […]

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Travel Report: Wild Bar, Siem Reap.

Wild Bar, Siem Reap. May 2020. Back in January Sladja and I were wandering down Wat Damnak Road when we came across the most beautiful jungle garden. Peering through the gated entrance, we spied several groups of diners spread out across various bed-tables on the perfectly manicured lawn. Curious, we made our way inside along […]

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