How do you prepare for a trip to India?

By Megan I decided that there is no one way to properly prepare for a visit to India. You can read novels, guide books, ask other travelers opinions, but in…

The Toxic Lake of Phnom Penh

By LillieCatch more of her posts at http://www.aroundtheworldl.comThere is a toxic lake at the heart of Phnom Penh. If you swim in it, your flesh may sizzle, or perhaps the…

Angkor Wat by Sunrise

By LillieCatch more of her adventures at http://www.aroundtheworldl.com/At four thirty am, my cellphone alarm exploded me awake in my ridiculous supply attic room (pictured left– no joke).Was a torrential lightning…

The Cambodian Child Sex Trade

By LillieCatch more of her adventures at http://AroundTheWorldL.com/ In Phuket, Thailand, I spent some creepy time chatting with womanizing older German men. They all had twenty-something year old Thai girlfriends…

The Trap on the Cambodian Border

By LillieCatch more of her adventures at http://AroundTheWorldL.com/Part of the reason I stayed so long in Bangkok (besides the wonderful people) was I was terrified to cross the infamous Thailand-Cambodia…

Where are the American RTW Travelers???

Where are the American RTW Travelers??? By Lillie Catch more of her adventures at http://lmarshallworld.blogspot.com Because so many of the spectacular temples in Bangkok are along the river, a night…

TIGER TEMPLE

TIGER TEMPLE By Lillie Catch more of her adventures at http://lmarshallworld.blogspot.com Note to my sweet Mother: This article recounts another thing that SEEMS terrifying and dangerous, but is actually a…

Discovering Pai

Discovering Pai By Marianne Thailand loves their king a lot. You won’t go into any building, or enter any town without seeing his portrait. Every year on December 5th the…