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    Things to do in CambodiaA lot of people go to Cambodia and just stay here for a few days, they go to Angkor Wat, the killing fields and then move on to Vietnam, Laos or Thailand to spend more time there. Honestly, they are missing out! So far I have spent about 2,5 months in Cambodia and I am not even close to grasping the beauty and the culture of this country! If you are planning a trip to Southeast Asia right now, I w...Read More
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    Siem Reap Tours and DaytripsAlthough Angkor Wat is magnificent I will be honest and tell you, this lists contains quite a few things to do in Cambodia that I liked more than Angkor Wat. When planning your trip make sure you plan more Siem Reap tours and daytrips than just Angkor Wat!  Making your own crossbow, iron pencil sketching and having an unforgettable day in the countryside are usually not on your regular “things ...Read More
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    Things to do in Siem Reap (3 day itinerary)How to spend 3 days in Siem Reap Angkor Wat was visited by almost 2.5 million people in 2017. That is 10 times the number of people living in Siem Reap! Of those 2.5 million visitors only a small percentage actually venture out to explore the hidden charms of Siem Reap. We are hoping you will be one of those people, because we know you won’t regret it! In this blog we will help you to figure out...Read More
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    Let’s make Impact Travel mainstream!Become a Backstreet Ambassador and help make Impact Travel Mainstream! Travel is one of the world’s biggest industries at over US$7.6 Trillion dollars. Yet, it is no secret how little of it actually flows down to the local communities who need it the most. Estimates say tourism leakage can be more than 80% of total revenue, but in many developing countries it can be even worse. The Vision Wh...Read More
  • Cambodian Water Blessing - Off the beaten track experience in Siem Reap
    11 Off the beaten track experiences in Siem Reap11 off the beaten track experiences in Siem Reap Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Bayon Temple!  And after that, Temple Club, Temple Bar, Temple Restaurant, Temple Transport, Temple Hotel etc… We totally understand that temple 101 is not as interesting as the very first one! Luckily, there are a lot more things to do in Siem Reap than just temples! In this article, we offer some options for the adv...Read More
  • Things to do in Siem Reap besides temples
    Things to do in Siem Reap besides templesTempled out? We totally get you! There are tons of templed out tourists in Siem Reap and sometimes you just need a little something without temples in it. You go to Siem Reap Town hoping to be rid of it but you’re hit by Temple Club, Temple Bar, Temple Restaurant, Temple Transport, Temple Hotel or substitute it with other popular namesakes like Angkor, Bayon etc. There’s much more to S....Read More
  • Things to do in Siem Reap
    Things to do in Siem ReapIntroducing the 20 unique things to do in Siem Reap! From the temples to meaningful travel experiences worth a shot, the Backstreet Academy Team brings you the best of impact travel. Think stone carving workshop with an Angkor restoration artisan, Insect cooking classes with a street food vendors and rice farming with local farmers. Unique, memorable and impactful, all at the same time. Your Backs...Read More