Kbal Spean - The Carved River July 26th 2011 Hired a tuk-tuk to get 50 km north of Siem Reap to a place called Kbal Spean. I didn't bargain too hard, as the driver kind of squealed in delight when I agreed to $20 for the day's planned itinerary. Well after about 40km the tuk-tuk died from over-heating! They are designed for stop and go rides, not continuous journeys. But, the driver had a couple of Johnny-Walker bottles of water unde ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » North » Angkor 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 Canadians living in Doha, Qatar. N.. was born in Sri Lanka, E.. was born in Poland and W.. was born in Canada.
This summer we were over the map starting in different places. Then we joined together in Zambia, and after a short trip to Chobe NP in the Okowongo delta, we proceeded east via Malawi to Northern Mozambique.
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