A Street Photography Journal in Siem Reap Cambodia

Through the lens and into the backstreets of Siem Reap, street photographer Serey Siv offers guests a glimpse of Cambodian local life on his morning photography tour with experiential travel hub, Backstreet Academy. The Khmer-Canadian photographer, musician and urban skater set up the tours as a way to promote his Khmer roots through the lens…

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How to Travel Eco-Friendly on a Budget

You want to travel, and you want to do it in a way that’s easy on the environment. You’re also working with a low budget. It may seem impossible to marry all three of those factors in order to get yourself on vacation, but fear not: You can take several steps to ensure your vacation…

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Finding Passion, Purpose & Happiness at 31

As I approach 31, and as I sit here in my dorm room in Nepal reading the introduction to Paulo Coelho’s The Alchemist I feel like I’m reading my own memoir. All this talk about the universe and signs and manifestations -words that I would once deem unexplainable now resonate with me so much, more…

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