Category Archives: Cambodia

May 3, 2016, Tues, Phnom Penh

We dock in Phnom Penh this morning to pick us passengers before proceeding down River to Vietnam. In a relaxed mode, we took a Tuk-tuk ride around the central business district including the man made Diamond Island.  Having visited the … Continue reading

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May 2, 2016, Mon, Mekong River

We start the morning with an excursion to Silk Island where a center has been established for women in need to work spinning and weaving silk products.  On bikes we cycle around the island ( ~3 miles) stopping at a … Continue reading

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May 1, 2016, Sun, Mekong River

This morning it has cleared and a tad cooler after yesterday’s rain.  We are in the Kampong Chhnang region known for its clay pottery and stoves.  In this village the families practice this handcrafted production of clay pots as passed … Continue reading

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April 30, 2016, Sat, Mekong River

Koh Chen, silversmith village Udong Temple, Buddhist Meditation Center lunch on deck in flashing electrical storm. Cooking demonstration history presentation  

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April 29, 2016, Fri, Phnom Penh

People Improvement Organization (PIO) an NGO in Stung Mean Chey dump Killing Fields Genocide Museum Lunch Friends restaurant New Market embark on boat watch movie Killing Fields with popcorn      

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April 28, 2016, Thur, Phnom Penh

Up again at 4:30 am to a catch ride to airport for short flight from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh, capital of Cambodia   It took us longer to drive from the airport to the city then the entire flight. We … Continue reading

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April 27, 2016, Wed, Siem Reap

Rolous Group temples Lunch The Chancerlee Tree Les Artisans d’Angkor Tuk-tuk ride Embassy restaurant

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April 26, 2016, Tues, Siem Reap

Koh Ker Cambodian Circus

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April 25, 2016, Siem Reap

IT is HOT. Angkor Wat today Up at 4 AM to view sunrise over the temple.  We head first to the ticket center to obtain a multi day pass for most of the local temples.  ThE building was hopping at 5 … Continue reading

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April 23-24, 2016, Sat-Sun, Lizard to Siem Reap

Travel, Blog, Fly, Sit, Eat, Snooze,  Day gone. We arrive after an overnight flight through Singapore to  Siem Reap on Sunday. We are a little groggy and spend the day at the Phum Baitang.   The hotel is located on the … Continue reading

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