Luxury Around the World: Alila Villas Koh Russey

Just off the coast of the town of Ream, in Southern Cambodia, an island paradise awaits. And off the western end of the island is the ultra-lavish Alila Villas Koh Russey. Koh Russey Island is far removed from the busy, bustling beach towns on the mainland. You’ll love relaxing in this peaceful tropical oasis, taking…

Things to Know Before Visiting Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Angkor Wat is generally the name that people use to talk about the entire Angkor Archaeological Park area. Angkor Wat is just one of the many temples there, but it is the most famous. And many of the other temples are even more impressive than Angkor Wat. That’s just one of the things to know…

Angkor Wat: Guide to the Grand Circuit Tour

The Angkor Archaeological Park is massive – 400 square kilometers to be exact. And figuring out what temples to visit, how to get there, and how to avoid the crowds and the heat can be a daunting task. We purchased the 7-day pass so that we could explore all of it in order to bring…

Complete Guide to Angkor Wat: The Best Temples to Visit

The Angkor Archeological Park is a large temple complex located north of Siem Reap in the town of Angkor. “Angkor” translates to “city” and “Wat” to “temple”. And Angkor Wat is the most popular temple in the entire complex. It’s the highlight of any trip to Cambodia, one of the most important archaeological sites in…

Angkor Wat: Guide to the Small Circuit Tour

The Small Circuit Tour of the Angkor Archaeological Park hits the three major highlights – Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, and Ta Prohm. These three are the primary temples on the tour bus route and are incredibly crowded from the time that they open until the time they close. But they are the most popular for…

Where to Eat, Drink, and Sleep in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Siem Reap is the closest town to Angkor Wat, which is the most popular tourist destination in all of Cambodia. Most people really only visit Siem Reap in order to see the nearby temples, but you’ll be surprised to learn that it’s actually a pretty lively little city! Check out our list of the best…

What to Wear in Angkor Wat: Packing List for Cambodia

Angkor Wat is the most popular tourist destination in all of Cambodia and visited by over 9,000 tourists every day. If you’re planning a trip to visit these spectacular temples you’ll need to be prepared for a lot of walking in the blazing sun while carrying photography gear. It’s a lot to think about when…

8 Incredible to do in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Evan as the capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh is often visited only briefly by tourists en route to Siem Reap and the ancient temples of Angkor Wat. But for anyone who is interested in learning about the devastation that Cambodia endured throughout the years, Phnom Penh has a sordid history and a resilient spirit. After…

Luxury Around the World: The Park Hyatt Siem Reap

The Park Hyatt Siem Reap is a spectacular 5-star resort located in the heart of Siem Reap. After a long day spent exploring the ancient temples of Angkor Wat, you’ll love relaxing in the pristine salt water and chlorinated pools at the Hyatt or getting a relaxing treatment in the luxurious spa. You can also…