Phnom Penn; The Killing Fields November 27th 2006 Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th November
As I waited bleary eyed for my 6am pick up for the transfer to the boat a strange thing occured to me. People were STILL cooking and people were STILL eating. It was six o'clock on a Saturday morning for heaven's sake so why are they all so thin when all they appear to do is stuff their faces all day long?
A half hour drive through the shanty towns that ... 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
It seems a hell of a long time ago since I returned, May '07, from my mid life crisis inspired voyage of discovery, adventure, mystery and God knows what else that was my six month sabbatical ! Now preparing to start again in Long Beach, Ca with a new job in May '08. Read all about it here and don't forget, leave a message. ... full info