Month: February 2016

Angkor, Angelina & Acrobats

Angkor, Angelina & Acrobats

We headed to Angkor Wat in time for sunrise, along with another 2000 tourists The famous Ta Prohm temple where Angelina Jolie filmed tomb raider.  Bayon, the temple of faces.  Archeological jigsaws The slowly eroding elephant terrace … Where ironically these two fellas were chilling […]

Shhh

Shhh

I first heard of Vipassana a year ago and was completely daunted by the prospect of 10 days of silence in a Buddhist monastery. But after meeting many people during my travels that have done one and felt the benefits I have recently felt ready […]

One small step for a women & one giant leap for my thighs

One small step for a women & one giant leap for my thighs

From Inle lake we made our move north to the hiking town of Hsipaw. The word hike has always petrified me but I decided I wanted to give it a go and I don’t tend to do things by half so naturally I signed up […]

Life on the Lake

Life on the Lake

Inle lake is ginormous and full of things to see and do so we hired a boat for the day and cruised around to get sneak peak of what life is like for the locals living in houses on stilts.  Floating gardens I could watch Myanmar […]