Saigon to Siem Reap June 1st 2008 Hot. Very Hot. Boiling infact. That would have to be the first thing that comes to mind to describe our past ten days in Cambodia. Bring on the rainy season, which is apparently just days away!
Something happened to raise the already-high temperature as we took a boat from Chau Doc on the Mekong Delta (a very pleasant, oddly un-touristy spot) to cross the border into Cambodia, arriving in Phnom ... read more
Asia » Cambodia 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
Welcome to our blog. After a long and hard month off, we are almost ready to leave.
We don't know how often we will update this blog, but we hope to add pictures every now and then to show you what we have been up to.
Here is our current itinerary; mainly only flights at this stage and very general ideas on what we might be doing - but we will try and update it when we know more. Please come and meet us if you have the urge!
10th July - fly from Heathrow to Quito (Ecuador)
Ecuador and Northern Peru
8th August - fly from Lima (Peru) to Cusco (Peru)
Machu Picchu, the Amazon b... full info