Phnom Penh and Kampot, Cambodia

kampong pepper

Continued from previous posts…. Siem Reap, Cambodia Angkor Wat and Kampong Phluk Fishing Village It is 6pm in Nha Trang, Vietnam, and we have just set off on a 10 hour journey – the sleeper train from Nha Trang to…

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Angkor Wat and Kampong Phluk Fishing Village, Siem Reap


It requires a 5am start but it is totally worth it. There are temples all over Siem Reap, the most famous being Angkor Wat, where hundreds of tourists go to watch the sunrise. It costs $20 for a ticket but…

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Siem Reap, Cambodia

Pub Street Cambodia

I am one week into an eight week stint of traveling in South East Asia and it feels like I have been here for a lifetime-a wonderful lifetime at that. There is so much to take in, so much to…

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Caramelised apples with spiced granola

Caramelised Apples

This recipe takes (somewhat loose) inspiration from an apple crumble, but is in fact entirely different. This way of cooking apples is remarkably easy, and the results are beyond delicious. They simply get sliced into wedges, and fried off in…

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White Chocolate Buttons with Spiced Granola

White chocolate buttons

This year I am particularly strapped for time leading up to Christmas, which makes home made gift making a bit  more of a challenge than usual. I alway like to give a few gifts which I have made, so came…

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Freekeh salad

Freekeh Salad

I love a good salad – something a bit different and unusual. I came across freekeh when testing recipes for an Egyptian cookbook called The Cairo Kitchen, and have been using it ever since. It is a beautiful grain which…

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