Trekking in the jungles of Chi phat in the Cardamom Mountains

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Breaking free of the busy traffic in Phnom Penh required patience, but we were heading for the Cardamom Mountains for 4 nights staying with the Chi phat community so I was excited, even if the morning would be spent on … Continue reading

The floating village of Phoum Kandal and Wat Oudong

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Lying in bed wrapped in a cotton sheet I watch sunrise in Battambang. Through the blind the sky is turning from reds to yellows. The dull whirr of the air conditioning, the buzz of insects waking, the occasional motorbike whining by … Continue reading

Battambang – temples and markets or guns and grenades

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Having spent an amazing week in Siem Reap it was sad to leave the friendly buzz of the town behind and head off towards Battambang. The 3 hour drive took us past mile after mile of rice fields, making it … Continue reading

Phnom Kulem National Park

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Heading nearly 50km outside of Siem Reap into the Phnom Kulem National Park we had a more relaxing day of visiting temples and waterfalls planned. Phnom Kulem is considered the birthplace of the Khmer Empire and the temple of Phreah … Continue reading

Cycling and Kayaking Tonle Sap

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Yet another scorching hot morning to cycle out of Siem Reap and traffic dodge – this time heading 18km away to Tonle Sap Lake for a day of kayaking and seeing the floating villages. If the cycling in the crazy … Continue reading