Puno to Cusco – Busride from Hell

Imagine the worst and most uncomfortable busride you can think of, then add a bus breakdown, a strike that blocked the roads and sub-zero temperature without a working heater. Welcome to the Puno to Cusco busride that we had the pleasure of enjoying due to the extensive strikes that were happening all over Peru at the time of our visit. I really feel for the strikers and I empathise with their cause, but there was just no need for the cold and the... Read More

Siem Reap to Bangkok, a bitch of a busride!

After finishing up in Siem Reap we were done with Cambodia for now. Our next destination was Kuala Lumpur where Hiza was waiting for us. We had booked a flight with Air Asia from Bangkok to Kuala Lumpur which meant that we had to go from Siem Reap to Bangkok by bus. This route is feared among travellers due to the horrible conditions of the roads and frequent delays. As our bus experiences in Cambodia and Vietnam so far had been very good we decided... Read More