My experiences living in Cape Town and travelling in Africa

Cambodia & Thailand, the insta-essay

If you don’t follow me on Twitter and, more recently, Instagram then you may not have been aware that I spent the better part of November travelling in  Southeast Asia. A friend of mine planned the itinerary to the very last detail which meant all I had to do was get on the plane and what an adventure it was. Since I’ve been back, things have been a little hectic catching up with work and other boring things so I am still working through all the photographs. In the meantime here are some of the Instagram shots to give you an idea of the trip. To see the description for each photo click on the Instagram logo in the top right hand corner of each image.

The adventure starts now #emirates #Thailand #Thailandtakeover

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Took a slow train from #Thailand to #Cambodia today #conqueringCambodia

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Spent today exploring the temples of #Angkorwat #Cambodia #bucketlist

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Rolling through the rice paddies on the train back to #Bangkok after #conqueringCambodia

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The river running past our jungle hut with 600ft limestone cliffs towering above #jungle #Khaosok #Thailand

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Just finished a 3 day 2 night #scuba adventure in the Similan Islands #amazing #paradise #scubaaddict #Thailand

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Welcome to the craziness of Pa Tong Beach #Phuket #Thailand

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Crouching Rory, sleeping Tiger #Thailand #TigerKingdom #Phuket

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Stunning sunset this evening at #Surin beach in #Phuket #Thailand #paradise

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Sunset at Nopparat Thara Pier in Ao Nang, #Krabi #Thailand

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Cruising around Koh Phi Phi Leh on the Ao Nang Princess #ferry #Thailand

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Left a rainy #Krabi airport this morning on #BangkokAir for the last leg of our #Thailand trip in #Bangkok city

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Sunset from the balcony of our hotel #Bangkok #Thailand

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2 responses

  1. Awesome photos!!

    January 10, 2014 at 2:38 am

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