Category Archives: Cambodia

29th December – The Dreaded Cambodia/Thai Crossing

Ah yes, the day I have been dreading ever since I started planning my trip.  Siem Reap to Bangkok, which includes the dreaded border crossing.  Admittedly, I’d already done this with Vietnam/Cambodia, but all my research and everyone I met … Continue reading

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28th December – Siem Reap

My last day in Siem Reap.  There’s plenty I could do – lord knows the receptionist could list half a dozen things if I asked, and Bernard is heading out to a different temple today, but I’m all toured and … Continue reading

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27th December – Siem Reap

Remember how my necklace was my good luck charm?  Losing it has started the flood gates for bad luck. I was so afraid that I’d sleep through my alarm that I barely slept at all the night before, and half … Continue reading

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26th December – Siem Reap

Another day, another long bus trip.  After breakfast, I say my goodbyes to the friendly staff of Me Mates Place and head into the city centre for bus no. 2.  This is a VIP bus service, which includes wide seats, … Continue reading

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25th December – Phnom Penh

Many people celebrate Christmas in different ways.  Some spend it with their family, some do charity work, some go on holiday and lounge on a beach or go skiing.  Me?  I spent my Per Noel at the location of one … Continue reading

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24th December – Phnom Penh

Despite having an earlier nap the following evening, I end up running late this morning.  To the point that when I finally lug my bags down to the reception to check out, I’m immediately set upon by the woman whose … Continue reading

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