Category: Cambodia

North Cambodia Laos Border

An early start in Kratie to begin our journey to Champasak in Laos via the north Cambodia Laos border crossing. With the market so easily accessible I ran to pick up our last iced coffee and say goodbye to the lady who had got used to my visits. Picked up some french bread and then …

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7 Funny Signs

We found 7 funny signs and a few more that were a bit more lewd. We just had to share them once I had picked them from the archive! There is nothing like taking a girl you like on a date to a fancy looking restaurant in an exotic country and then being able to …

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Hanging out in Kratie

We landed in Kratie (pronounced K-ra-che not Karatie!) next to the Mekong, which has become our travel partner up north.  We instantly agreed that it felt very much like Kampot. Dusty streets with a scattering of coffee shops, street stalls selling fried noodles, soups, beer and cigarettes. A few roads with guesthouses and a central …

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Phnom Penh Sight Seeing

We were dropped off outside the central market and as usual accosted by some tuk tuk drivers, but meandered around them all to find one away from the Mayhem.  The usual $3 price to Lakeside was secured quickly as the driver realised we had been here before, and soon we were crawling up the small …

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Sleepy Kampot and Countryside Biking

Dazed and tired we stumbled out of the mini van onto the side of a road. Noticeably quiet and empty of traffic we take a minute to adjust our heads. We were dropped off in front of a guesthouse so it made sense to inquire about a room whilst we were there. Too expensive for …

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Sihanoukville and beach birthday

After only a couple of days in Phnom Phenh we get an early bus to the south coast of Cambodia, Sihanoukville. This is the main beach destination of the country and with that we were under no false pretenses that it would be catered for tourists and probably would not be a true reflection of …

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