Backstreet Academy Review: Medieval Knife Making in Siem Reap, Cambodia (Vlog)

In December 2018, we travelled in Cambodia for 10 days. I was looking for unique things to do in Siem Reap, Cambodia and came across Backstreet Academy’s website by accident. After checking out their site, I fell in love with their concept and philosophy. We decided to book Backstreet Academy’s medieval knife making class, and […]

Where to Stay in Phnom Penh, Cambodia: SIM Boutique Hotel

In December 2017, Jim and I took a 10 days trip to Cambodia. We wanted to reward ourselves with something nice as a quick escape from Shanghai’s craziness. After a lot of research on where to stay in Phnom Penh, Cambodia,┬áSIM Boutique Hotel stood out and became our first choice. The Location We arrived Phnom […]

Cambodia Vlog: A Khmer Music Experience in Phnom Penh

In December 2017, we travelled to Phnom Penh, Cambodia and had the pleasure to learn how to play Khmer music instrument with local musicians. I was only going to write a post, but throughout the process of creating the┬áblog post, I felt the urge to also make a vlog for this experience. I haven’t done […]

6 Unique, Chill, And Cultural Things To Do In Siem Reap, Cambodia

“Visit Angkor Wat, shop at the Old Market, go to the floating villages, or eat a bug … etc.” When we were looking for unique things to do in Siem Reap, Cambodia, these were the suggestions that kept popping out in the search. I was annoyed. Why? Because these are the TYPICAL things that tourists […]