Receiving a Warm Welcome on Silk Island! November 2nd 2011 An estimation: I would guess that we said “hello” at least 300 times this day.
Upon our return home it was my throat that was worse for wear, stealing the thunder from my burning thighs that had just pushed my little, pink bike through the 40km round trip.
Our bike gang departed in the late morning on Saturday, the sun was already scorching. From our house close to the Russian Market we cyc ... 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
We are Amy and Chris and as you may have gathered from reading our blog we are currently making our way around the world on this long anticipated trip!
This trip has been in the planning for years now; it's our passion, our obsession, and the source of endless worry for our poor parents. It's influenced our lives from the books we read to the genre of films we watch, it's inspired language courses and beard growth (Amy and Chris respectively), and has replaced conventional pillow talk with the "Where will we go?" game.
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