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5 Best Angkor Wat Sunset Viewpoints

Is there any better way to end the day than watching the sunset? If there is, I haven’t found it. Although I have to admit, I’m a bit of a sunset junkie. If it looks even remotely like there might be a nice sunset one evening I’ll high tail it to the best viewpoint I can find and admire the sky a...

15 Best Things To Do In Siem Reap, Cambodia

While Siem Reap is famous as the home of Angkor Wat, it is so much more than that. This little city tucked away in the jungles of northern Cambodia was once the country’s capital. After Angkor fell in the 1400s the area laid dormant for years. Now, it has revived itself into the lively town of Si...

7 Best Resources For Learning Chinese

This post has been updated 3 years after it was written at the start of my Chinese studies. I stopped studying after reaching intermediate level language proficiency and passing the HSK Level 4 language test (level 6 being the most advanced) 1.5 years after the start of my studies. About a...

Celebrating Lantern Festival In China

China’s Lantern Festival is one of the world’s great mysteries to us. The name implies lots of bright, colorful lanterns strung up through the streets, winding down rivers, and floating up into the air. In reality, such lanterns don’t actually exist here in China. Not that we...