About Lara Dunston

Lara Dunston is a Cambodia based Travel & Food Writer and has regular gigs with: The Guardian, CNN, Australian Gourmet Traveller, Feast, Delicious, The Independent, Telegraph, National Geographic Traveler / Traveller, Get Lost, Wanderlust, Travel+Leisure SEA, DestinAsian, AFAR. Read more here.

New Cambodia Culinary Tour Dates Coming Soon


In May, my photographer husband Terence Carter and I hosted a culinary travel writing and photography tour with Backyard Travel. It was delicious fun although completely exhausting, so we’re doing things a little differently next time. …

New Cambodia Culinary Tour Dates Coming Soon2015-08-23T14:11:06+07:00

Direct Bookings for Siem Reap Itineraries and Trip Planning


I’ve been offering bespoke itineraries and trip planning services for a while now, booked via Vayable, as well as arranged directly through me via Grantourismo. This all came about somewhat serendipitously in response …

Direct Bookings for Siem Reap Itineraries and Trip Planning2015-08-24T13:51:44+07:00

Media and Social Media Workshops in Siem Reap


Since we moved to Siem Reap just over two years ago, I’ve received dozens of requests from business owners, hotel managers and staff working in tourism and hospitality to offer media and social …

Media and Social Media Workshops in Siem Reap2015-12-18T10:33:17+07:00

Cool Travel Guide to London


Outstanding museums and art galleries, great bookstores and music shops, and brilliant eating – as long as you know where to find it – London has long been a place I’ve loved for …

Cool Travel Guide to London2013-03-16T00:26:55+07:00

An Update from the Road – from Australia to Asia


Wildlife spotting in Sabah on an Orion Expedition, testing out Relais and Chateaux’s luxury lodges in New Zealand, exploring Bangkok’s off the beaten track floating markets, trundling through Northern Thailand on Orient Express’ …

An Update from the Road – from Australia to Asia2015-08-16T11:22:23+07:00

Cool Travel Guide to Marrakech


Clear skies, crisp light, sunny days, cool nights. Marrakech has long been one of my favourite winter destinations, since my first visit to the terracotta city from our home in Abu Dhabi almost …

Cool Travel Guide to Marrakech2013-03-17T21:10:58+07:00

How to Find Cheap Flights


I was recently asked by a reader for tips as to how to find cheap flights and I prefaced that advice with this post over on Grantourismo about how to decide which airline to …

How to Find Cheap Flights2013-03-17T21:16:59+07:00
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