Goodbye Asia …

After two months spent in Asia It is time to say goodbye and move one. It was an amazing experience and now I fully understand why so many travellers are heading to this region. It is safe, hassle free and easy to travel, with people being nice, easy going, smiling all the time and being…

Photo story from Cambodia

After a long and wordy post about my meditation course, here are some pictures to feast your eyes on local colour of Cambodia and Thailand.

Lively streets of Siem Reap

Some impressions from yesterday’s very lively streets of Siem Reap 🙂 There was a parade of giant puppets made out of paper and created by kids from various schools and socially responsible communities.  

Bringing joy in children’s lives

If someone would tell me before leaving on this trip that I would spend almost 2 full weeks with a group of older American volunteers (the oldest was 77-yup, you read it correctly), I would probably laugh out loud and say “No way”. But it is exactly what happened! It turned out that I arrived…

Making this world a better place

After a half an hour ride in a tuk tuk on one of the bumpiest roads (yep, organization I am volunteering for – Cambodian Child’s Dream Organization (CCDO) – still doesn’t own a car – which shows how carefull and thoughtful they are when it comes to spending their hard raised donations), we finally arrive at one of…

Part of the team!

I’m part of this amazing CCDO team and volunteers. 34 strong, on the ground making a difference.

Short post

Some of you already know that I am right now in Cambodia, just being back from a 4 days long trekking in the jungle, but for those not knowing: yep, after a very lazy and relaxed time on island Phu Quoc in Vietnam my next stop was a remote village of Chi Phat in Cardamom…

In the jungle

Even though I haven’t really experienced mountains as I have imagined and looking for, I have at the end experienced so much more. Living for 4 days in a jungle, where forest was our sleeping room, our kitchen and dining room and nearby river or a small stream our bathroom and a shower, was just…