Meditation with a Buddhist monk? It doesn't happen everyday. I was lucky enough to do it in Cambodia. But it didn't go all to plan.
Angkor Wat. It's a place of magic and wonder. I went with high hopes, but I was unprepared for what I'd actually find.
As a history lover, the Siem Reap War Museum was always going to interest me. What I did not anticipate was the heartbreaking story I would hear from one of the museum guides. I left shaken, but with a greater understanding of Cambodia's people.
Siem Reap. It's famous for Angkor Wat, but what else does it offer? Turns out there's a whole raft of human experience waiting to be discovered.
A conversation in a Thai massage parlour reveals a sad truth about tourism.
Everyone should see some elephants in Thailand. But does this support animal cruelty? It was my quest to find an ethical elephant home.
When you've just got out of hospital, and can't handle the heat of Bangkok, what do you do? Going north to Chiang Mai is one option. But is it a good one?
Admittance to hospital for dengue fever becomes an adventure in typical Thai fashion.
The Full Moon Party. Worth the effort, or plain overrated?
Haad Rin. It has everything you need for the Full Moon Party. Restaurants, bars and more. But you should you stay there?