Month: December 2017

Off to Siem Reap!

Hey Samantha’s family and friends! Today was Samantha and I’s last day together 😭 She’s off this morning on a bus to Siem Reap, where she’ll be meeting her new Team Leader for her NYE experience! Samantha and I had a really great two weeks together, and I am so thankful to have been able…



Phnom Penh Bound!

Hello! After many hours of traveling on boats, busses, and tuk tuks, Samantha and I are finally in Phnom Penh! It was a long day back to the city but with a great reward of comfy beds, warm showers, and yes, the spaghetti Samantha has been craving! we’re now relaxing in our rooms and appreciating…



Sunshine is back!☀️

Hi everyone! The sun gods have answered our wishes! We got sunshine today, no more rain!! We were ecstatic about being able to dry our days wet clothes on the clothes line, eat outside again, and go for a dive in the sunshine. Today was our last dive to achieve our advance certification. The skill…



Rain rain go away ☔️

Hi there! For the past few days on the island we’ve been having lot and lots of rain! This island weather is always all over the place. The rain hasn’t stopped Samantha and I though! Rain or shine, this morning we geared up for a dive in the water. Once we deployed underwater for our…



Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas Everyone!! Hope you all are having a great Christmas back home in Canada and it isn’t too freezing like in the North Pole!!! Yesterday, with time change was Samantha and I’s Christmas. Started off the morning with a gift from santa (aka Team Leader madison)! Unfortunately, our Christmas Day weather did not bring…



Cheers to the Weekend!

Hey guys! Samantha and I have been having a fabulous weekend! On Saturday we had a full on beach relaxation day. We started off at coconut beach, where our accommodation is, hanging out on the hammocks in the shade enjoying chocolate milkshakes. After lunch, we went for a walk to another beautiful beach called Nature…



Drift Dive!

Hello everyone! Today was more scuba skills for Samantha and I. Our focus skill today was drift diving. Samantha, Kylie (our Dive Instructor) and I all did a scuba drop from the pier and then deployed ourselves to the bottom. Once we were under we swam to find the current and practiced controlling our bodies…



Scuba Skills!

Hi there! We got lucky! Yesterday night we fell asleep to stormy winds and choppy water, making us nervous for the next days water. But luckily, we woke up to crystal clear and smooth waters. This was perfect for us today considering we have many skills to learn to get our advanced certification. We were…



Travel day to Koh Rong🌞

Hey guys! Yesterday was a long travel day for Samantha and I! For the first part of our travel day we had to be ready for 6:30am to catch our six hour bus ride to Sihanoukville. When we finally arrived to Sihanoukville we got on a tuk tuk and had them bring us to ROVs…



Cultural immersion day!

Hi there! Today was another exciting day for Samantha and I! We woke up early to seize the day, starting off with a great breakfast. Then we jumped on a tuk tuk and went off to check out our first stop of the day, the Killing Fields. The Killing Fields is always a tough place…



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