Swimming with Whale Sharks in Donsol

One of the more elusive and incredible creatures in the ocean, the whale shark, is surprisingly tough to find despite it being the largest fish at 12+ meters long (40 feet). We tried to see them in hot spots both in Mozambique and Thailand without luck, so when we heard they were in Donsol, Philippines, […]

Moalboal to Kawasan Falls

Kawasan Falls

If you’ve seen pictures of the neon blue water at Kawasan Falls, you’re probably eager to visit the beautiful falls in southern Cebu. The most common place for travelers to stay when visiting the falls is the seaside town of Moalboal. In this post we’ll cover how to head to Kawasan Falls, make the most […]

Best Temples at Angkor, Siem Reap

Angkor Wat

Once the largest city in the world, Angkor is a place filled with incredible history. The city is thought to have been home to a million people in the 12th century, and the capital, Angkor Wat, was the seat of power for most of Southeast Asia. The Khmer Empire ruled much of Thailand, present day […]

Banteay Srei, Angkor’s Most Ornate Temple

Banteay Srei

Twenty five kilometers outside of Angkor lies Banteay Srei, one of the smallest and most well preserved temples of the Angkor complex. What makes Banteay Srei so special are the beautiful sandstone carvings that have been almost perfectly preserved until today. Getting there Banteay Srei is far away from Angkor’s main temples complexes such as […]

Thakhek Loop to Konglor Cave

When we heard about Konglor Cave – a 7.5km long giant karst limestone cave with a river running through it – we knew we couldn’t miss it on our trip through Laos. Konglor Cave is located in Phu Hin Bun National Park, far off any main bus route or bigger city. While you can still get there […]

Kuang Si Waterfall in Luang Prabang

Kuang Si Waterfall

Our second stop in Laos after some trekking in Luang Namtha was one I had anticipated long before coming to southeast Asia. We were going to the city of Luang Prabang where we would visit the popular Kuang Si Falls. While the beautiful waterfall attracts lots of visitors and it can get very crowded, we […]