A Sad Interlude February 10th 2012 We made the walk to Tuol Sleng in the southern part of Phnom Penh. It blended right in with all the concrete buildings that surrounded it. As we neared we became aware that less than 30 years earlier, we would have heard the screams from where we were standing.
We walked through the gates of the double-walled barbed wire perimeter which opened to the compound. The sun was shining and the grass ... 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
Liza chose to pursue her teaching degree in Christchurch, New Zealand. After 7 months apart and following the completion of his PhD, Matt joined up with Liza while she was on a teaching placement in Nelson, NZ. They will now commence their travels together, which will take them all over New Zealand, to Tahiti and eventually to southeast Asia.
We are hoping to keep our friends and families posted on our adventures, share videos and pictures, and bring everyone as close as possible to sharing this experience with us.
We hope you all enjoy it.... full info