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trekking in cambodia

Trekking in Cambodia – Everything You Need to Know Before You Go

We highly recommend jungle trekking in Cambodia! Here’s everything you need to know, including where to go, what to pack, and how to make the most of hiking in Cambodia. We adore Cambodia for its magnificent beaches, tiny deserted islands, incredible temples, and friendly people. But there’s a wilder side to Cambodia that should definitely […]

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things to do in Kampot

11 Things to do in Kampot, Cambodia for Mindful Adventurers

Kampot is a quiet riverside town near the south coast of Cambodia – and it’s also one of our favourite places in the world. Here’s your guide to the best adventurous things to do in Kampot, Cambodia. Kampot is quickly climbing the list of must-visit destinations in Cambodia but it’s not yet as overrun as […]

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kratie dolphins

How to Get a Glimpse of the Rare Kratie Dolphins in Cambodia

For many people, the rare Kratie dolphins are high on the list of must-see things in Cambodia. This post covers the best ways to see the dolphins and what to expect from your visit. One of the big reasons most people go to Kratie (pronounced kra-chey) in Northern Cambodia is to visit the adorable snub-nosed […]

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elephant sanctuary cambodia

How to Choose the Best Elephant Sanctuary in Cambodia

Are you looking for a place to see elephants in Cambodia but are not sure which sanctuaries are legit and which are just in it for the money? Use our guide to decide which is the best elephant sanctuary in Cambodia for your visit. Mondulkiri Cambodia, in the wild northeast, is home to most of […]

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Mayura Zipline in Mondulkiri Cambodia – All You Need to Know Before You Go

If you’re up for a little eco-adventure in Mondulkiri Cambodia, you’ll find it at Mayura Zipline. Fly through the tree tops and see the famous Bousra Waterfall from above! The goal of my solo trip through Cambodia and Laos was to leap out of my comfort zone and have a few adventures. Mayura Zipline, just […]

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phnom penh tours

Phnom Penh Tours: A Revealing Exploration of Cambodia’s Most Famous Buildings

Architecture fans won’t want to miss the Phnom Penh tours run by the team at Khmer Architecture Tours. This post will show you exactly what you can expect from the 1960s New Khmer Architecture Tour. For me, half the pleasure in visiting a city comes from looking up at buildings that make up its landscape. […]

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cambodia itinerary 2 weeks

Cambodia Itinerary: How to Get the Most from 2 Weeks in Cambodia

These 2-week itineraries can be done on their own or combined to create the ultimate adventurous Cambodia itinerary. This is an amazingly diverse country, so grab our itinerary suggestions and get planning your trip! There are so many ways to experience Cambodia that two weeks is not nearly enough! If time is not an issue, […]

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most romantic cities in Europe

11 of the Most Romantic Cities in Europe to Inspire Your Wandering Heart

We love all the continents equally, but when it comes to romance, Europe always wins. Our picks of the most romantic cities in Europe are guaranteed to make your heart pound, whether you’re looking for love or want to treat your sweetie to an intimate city break. We write a lot about the ways that […]

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where to stay in kampot

This is Where to Stay in Kampot for Comfort, Free Bikes, and a Peaceful Pool

If you’re wondering where to stay in Kampot, this modern hotel is right in the city centre. You’ll be a short walk from the best local cafes, bars, and restaurants, or a simple stroll along the river. Many Kampot hotels are a few kilometres outside the city, with gorgeous river views, but it’s a bit […]

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Indulge in Guilt-Free Luxury at 7 of the World’s Best Green Retreats

These luxury green retreats may not be totally affordable but they are FABULOUS and guilt-free. Even if you travel on the cheap, these 7 eco retreats are all you need to fire up your 2018 travel dreams. Who doesn’t love to look at pictures of exotic retreats around the world? It’s even better when they […]

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vietnam itinerary

Vietnam Itinerary: How to Get the Most from 1–4 Weeks in Vietnam

These one-week itineraries can be done on their own or combined to create the ultimate adventurous Vietnam itinerary. This is an amazing country, so grab our itinerary suggestions and get planning your trip! Unless you’ve got months and months to explore Vietnam, I suggest you plan your Vietnam travel route for a specific region. There’s […]

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yoga travel destinations

7 of the Best Yoga Travel Destinations for Your 2018 Adventures

If you think India is the ultimate yoga travel destination, think again! These 7 places (plus 7 great alternatives) are our picks for the very best yoga adventures in 2018! A couple of years ago, we made our first trip to India. Having heard from all our yogi friends what a mind-blowing spiritual experience it […]

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Travel to Turin, Italy

Things to do in Turin Italy in One Day: Pizza, Gelato & Must-See Sights

Here’s your guide to things to do in Turin Italy in one day, including the best pizza and gelato as recommended by our local friends! It includes a self-guided walking tour map, too. Though it’s not a huge city like Rome or a capital of fashion like Milan, Turin Italy (also known as Torino) is […]

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phnom penh boutique hotel

This Phnom Penh Boutique Hotel is a Unique Retreat in the City Centre

This Phnom Penh boutique hotel is perfect for couples or families who want comfort, style, and a peaceful place to retreat after exploring the bustling city. There’s a special magic that happens when a hotel finds the right balance between comfort, design, and a welcoming atmosphere. TeaHouse Asian Urban Hotel, a welcoming boutique hotel in […]

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blue lime phnom penh

Blue Lime Phnom Penh – A Tranquil Retreat in the Heart of the City

This boutique hotel in Phnom Penh is the perfect retreat from the buzz and hum of the city. For people who want to stay in the city centre but also enjoy a spot of quiet relaxation, Blue Lime Phnom Penh is ideal. As with most cities, many of the hotels in Phnom Penh city centre […]

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How to Give Amazing Mindful Gifts Even if You’re Saving for Travel

When you’re saving for travel, holiday season can make a huge dent in the travel budget. Here’s how to get through the season without going broke — while still giving amazing mindful gifts to your friends and family. People are always looking for great gift ideas for travellers. But how should we travellers give back? […]

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resort in kampot

The Resort in Kampot That Will Make You Feel Like (a Chilled-Out) Tarzan

This rustic resort in Kampot, Cambodia, is a perfect place to relax by Kampot river and experience the Cambodian countryside. For adventurers who are looking for a quiet retreat, this jungle hideaway is ideal. As a full-time traveller, I have stayed in all types of accommodation – luxury boutique hotels, colonial style beach resorts, family […]

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best books to read while traveling

17 of the Best Books to Read While Traveling

If you’re anything like me, you’re constantly searching for the best books to read while traveling. In a self-serving move to fill my reading list, I asked my fellow travel bloggers to recommend their favourite travel books. Here are the books that changed the way these bloggers travel, that inspired them to do more and […]

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best gili island

How to Choose the Best Gili Island for your Mindful Escape

Which is the best Gili Island? And what will you do when you get there? Where should you stay and where should you eat? We answer all your Gili Islands questions! If you want all the amenities of Ubud — without the terrifying traffic, the annoying scams, and the overwhelming hassle — hop on a […]

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kep resort samanea

Crave Adventure & Luxury? You’ll Love this Outstanding Kep Resort.

This luxury Kep resort a few miles north of Kep, Cambodia, is a perfect place to relax on the beach or unwind by the pool. For people who are looking for a tranquil or romantic retreat, these villas set in a lush botanical garden are ideal. As adventure-loving as I am, there’s a side of […]

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best places to spend christmas in europe

Need an Escape? Here are the 11 Best Places to Spend Christmas in Europe

If you’re in desperate need of a winter escape, or the travel bug just can’t wait for summer, then book yourself a ticket to one of the best places to spend Christmas in Europe. When it comes to Christmas breaks, Europe is awash with great possibilities. There are tiny seaside towns with deserted beaches that […]

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resorts in jaipur

Best Boutique Hotels and Resorts in Jaipur for Mindful Travellers

The vibrant Pink City, Jaipur, India, offers some of the most beautiful hotels I’ve ever seen. These are our picks for the best resorts in Jaipur for mindful travellers. Jaipur is a thrilling destination for people who love historical architecture. It is home to the famous Amber Fort and the stunning Water Palace, but there […]

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ho chi minh city boutique hotels

Experience the Real Saigon at this Friendly Boutique Hotel in Ho Chi Minh City

This cheery boutique hotel in Ho Chi Minh City’s Binh Thanh District, is perfect for people who want to experience the real Saigon away from the touristy District 1. We love a boutique hotel with personality and Lief Hotel has plenty of it. From the colourful floor tiles to the bright photographs on the walls […]

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best restaurants in gili islands

The Best Gili Islands Restaurants for Vegans, Vegetarians, and Mindful Eaters

The Gili Islands have a great food scene, including western restaurants and Indonesia eateries. The best Gili Islands restaurants offer plenty of choice for vegans, vegetarians and other mindful eaters, too. As with almost any island destination, most Gili Islands restaurants are focussed on offering fresh fish and seafood. If you want to eat a […]

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best sarajevo apartments

The Best Sarajevo Apartments for an Amazing Stay in the City

Forget about hotels for your trip to Sarajevo. The best deals are to be had in the city’s huge selection of apartments. These are our picks of the very best Sarajevo apartments in each budget range. Earlier this year, I took a quick jaunt around the Balkans, visiting Bulgaria, Serbia, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. The […]

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