Geese on a Motorbike

What Traveling Through Asia Has Taught Us

Julie Bhutan, Cambodia, India, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam 3 Comments

We have now been traveling through Asia for over five months and still have several more to go.  It has been quite the learning experience for our family…new foods, new cultures, lots of history to learn about.  Most of it has been a wonderful experience although we have had a few difficulties along the way, just to keep things interesting. …

Tim Rivenbark in Cambodia

Motorbikes and Paddle Boards in Kampot, Cambodia

Julie Cambodia 5 Comments

Our two week tour through Cambodia ended with a brief stay in the very small riverside town of Kampot.  Of the three places we have visited in Cambodia, Kampot was by far the most laid back.  This town is located on the Preaek Tuek Chhu River (say that three times fast!) consisting of several blocks of small stores, restaurants, and …

Road to Phnom Penh

A Typical Day Traveling Through Southeast Asia…aka…Another Long Bus Ride

Julie Cambodia 3 Comments

By now, we are no strangers to the 8 to 10 hour bus rides.  Our first experience occurred in Nepal, then India, and now that we are in Cambodia, we take long distance buses much more frequently than we really want to.  But, when traveling around the world for a year, costs have to be cut somehow, and where better …

Earth Trekkers Cambodia

Temple Overload in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Julie Cambodia 4 Comments

People from around the world travel to Siem Reap, Cambodia to tour Angkor Wat, the world’s largest religious monument.  We were no different. We had a week to explore Siem Reap and all it had to offer. This post was updated January 2017. Before traveling here, we were familiar with Angkor Wat, but we did not know much about the …