A Day In The Life Of A Remote Year Expat

65 professionals who have never met before, traveling and working around the globe. For 1 year. Sounds awkward? A lot of people have asked me what exactly the setup is. Hard to explain in words. Maybe it helps to join me on a typical day? Welcome to Remote Year Kublai in our 3rd month!

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Planting Mangrove Trees In Kampot, Cambodia

What an exciting day! Watch us planting some mangrove trees for Cambodia’s future! The mangrove forests along Cambodia’s coast support more than 100,000 fishermen and their families and create a diverse ecosystem that is home to hundreds of species. These forests play an essential role in supplying people with fish and are also vital to coastal protection, … More Planting Mangrove Trees In Kampot, Cambodia

Unbearable Pain: Cambodia’s Suffering Under The Khmer Rouge

This will be very hard to watch, but I do think that everybody needs to see this. Maybe you’re in a similar place that I was in, prior to arriving in Cambodia. I knew that the country had a horrible recent history with genocide and lots of suffering, but I was far from knowing specifics. … More Unbearable Pain: Cambodia’s Suffering Under The Khmer Rouge

Ever been to a rural Cambodian village festival? Come take a walk with us!

Prior to Khmer New Year, Cambodian festival culture is at its best, and no place to enjoy it better than in the countryside! Join us and take a 3 minute walk with us, as we explore one of these unique festivals, eat amazing food, dance with the locals and enjoy ourselves in this unique atmosphere! … More Ever been to a rural Cambodian village festival? Come take a walk with us!

One time, in Cambodia, we crashed a traditional Khmer wedding…

Weddings in Cambodia are considered the most important celebration in one’s life and are of huge importance for the families and villages, especially in the rural areas. Most of them are arranged, based on the families’ reputation, and there’s huge pressure on Cambodian women to attract a husband early on in their adult life – … More One time, in Cambodia, we crashed a traditional Khmer wedding…

“I Lost Two Sisters” – The Most Personal History Lesson Of My Life At The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh

Wow, this was surely an emotional visit to the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh this morning. I thought I was just going to visit the palace, and then my wonderful guide Dahrit summarized the history of the country by telling his family story – within 3 minutes! Watch the video to learn more about the … More “I Lost Two Sisters” – The Most Personal History Lesson Of My Life At The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh