The Homestay May 5th 2007 The journey from Kampong Cham to Takeo
Again, we were pleasantly surprised by the condition of the public buses - they were good, we even had aircon. However, there would be little chance of any sleep on this journey from Kampong Cham (Blog: Kampong Cham).
I don't think the driver ever gave his horn a rest for any longer than 30 seconds. It was quite a violent, loud beep at that too - a very rud ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Takéo Most Cambodians consider themselves to be Khmers, whose Angkor Empire extended over much of Southeast Asia and reached its zenith between the 10th and 13th centuries. Subsequently, attacks by the Thai and Cham (from present-day Vietnam) weakened the ... ... read more
"Following the light of the sun, we left the old world.", Christopher Colombus
After 15 years combined service at Philips, it was time for a couple of qualified management accountants to have an adventure that didn't involve spreadsheets. Above all, it was time for a new challenge - no, not getting home in daylight, but seeing a bit of this beautiful world we live in. After promising ourselves countless times, this would be the year we did it, we eventually headed off on our hard earned career break on 19th January 2007 to travel for 4 1/2 months, taking in :
6 wks Australia
4 wks Ne... full info