Category Archives: Cambodia

Temples in the rain

Howie had a cold, it was pouring rain, and he saw all this stuff 2 years ago, so I went alone. The first stop was Banteay Srey. It was a 32km drive, and the driver didn’t follow the rule of … Continue reading

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Angkor Wat

In the morning we sweated through Angkor Thom. Then at the adjacent Terrace of the Elephants I found a cache. After a lunch of Cambodian food, we sweated through Angkor Wat. These are spectacular UNESCO sites. I discovered that umbrellas … Continue reading

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Cambodian road rally

We drove from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap. Cambodia has bad roads with few signs or road markings. The driver raced down the road swerving to pass motorcycles, cars, buses, trucks, tuk tuks, bikes, pedestrians, horse or ox pulled wagons, … Continue reading

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The prodigal bag returns

Our bag seems to have liked Bangkok, but arrived in Phnom Penh a day late. In the morning we toured the cultural history of Cambodia, visiting the Royal Palace , the National Museum, and Wat Phnom. After Cambodian food for … Continue reading

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AirAsia sucks

Mid-morning drive to airport followed by 2 short flights. Unfortunately, AirAsia is a budget airlines. They will not check bags to final destination and we almost missed the flight in Bangkok. Then one of our bags seems to have liked … Continue reading

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