Category Archives: Asia

Shwedagon Pagoda, Bagan and the Beautiful Temples of Myanmar

temples of Myanmar

Today’s guest post on the beautiful temples of Myanmar is by the wonderful Deah Hester of All photographs on this blog belong to Deah Hester and are subject to copyright regulations.  Visiting the Beautiful Temples of Myanmar While visiting Thailand, we decided to take a quick flight to Myanmar to visit a friend doing […]

Koh Dach Day Trip from Phnom Penh – Weaving Community

Koh Dach island

Known locally as Koh Dach, Silk Island is an island in the Mekong River. Just North of the capital of Phnom Penh, it’s an easy day trip destination that offers insights into rural Cambodian life without having to travel too far from the busy city. Named due to its traditional silk-weaving communities, there’s a lot […]