Day 11: Welcome to the jungle October 25th 2009 Our weirdest travel experience so far happened today.
We had a 7am flight to Cambodia on Air Asia, the super discount airline in Asia at the moment. This airline is based in KL and has an extensive flight map and very, very low prices (I think some flights are $10-$30 USD).
Since the international airport is so far from town (50-60 minutes), we woke up at 4am, left the hotel at 4:30am and ... 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
We've decided to take off six months to see Asia and Australia and revisit New Zealand before we turn 40. Angelique's been to Asia once (Bhutan, a few days in Malaysia, only one in Singapore) and this will be Adrian's first time on the continent. Neither one of us has been to Australia but we did spend 3 weeks in New Zealand in 2007 and can't wait to return. If all goes well, our plan to is to spend a week in Japan, six weeks in southeast Asia, 2-3 in Australia and then 3 months in New Zealand, returning home to San Francisco in late March, 2010. Enjoy the blog!... full info