A dark side in our lifetime... February 28th 2009 After a good bus ride from Siem Reap we were greeted in Phnom Penh by a tuk-tuk driver holding a sign with our names on.. how good is that! No we hadn't found some way to pre order them, he was a brother of one of the guys in the hotel we had just stayed at. The best bit was that he actually asked us how much we wanted to pay and yes we have his number if anyone wants to book him!
Our first a ... 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
Back in 2008 we took 21 months off work, rented out the house, found a foster home for Stuart (cat!) and ventured out to the big wide world. We saw as many places as we could fit in in the time we were on the road and returned home in February 2010 after a truly life changing and eye opening journey.
Our adventure lasted... 615 days!
After our return we fell into the routine of life back in the UK but have always planned to get back out there as soon as we could. It took a bit longer than we'd hoped but we did squeeze in getting married and a few holidays ... full info