Saigon (or Ho Chi Minh City, as its now called) May 27th 2007 Hey again - once again, its raining outside, so I thought I'd catch up with the blogging a bit. After a very uneventful week, we left Mui Ne, and headed down to Saigon. Saigon was cool, but when we first arrived, it was a bit much - Mui Ne is such a sleepy little place, and Saigon definatly isn't. Anyway, we stayed in the backpacker area of the city, and had a bit of a heavy night the eveni ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Phnom Penh 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
Having just graduated from university this summer, and realising that I don't want to grow up yet, the obvious choice was to do some travelling.
Ro, a friend from uni, and I are setting off in a couple of days to travel round SE Asia, followed by Oz for a week, and then New Zealand for a month or so.
I thought it might be a good idea to inform those who-want-to-know where we have been, and which corner of the world we are currently occupying.... full info