Angkor Wat & Angkor What? May 2nd 2012 Angkor Wat is the largest Khmer temple complex in the world, situated at Angkor, Cambodia, built by King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century.
2:50am we awoke to a clunking sound coming from the air-conditioner.
3.15am we cracked it and turned the air-con off.
3:30am we woke again, this time to the sound of drunks returning home from a night out, presumably in Pub Street.
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Asia » Cambodia » North » Siem Reap 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
Late last year (2011) we had a brain explosion of an idea to quit our long-standing jobs (of 4 & 6 years) and pack up all of our belongings and store away in a shed for safe keepings whilst we travel the globe.
We plan on going through South East Asia, South America, Canada, New Zealand & road-tripping North America. We had very little time to plan the trip so we are literally taking things 1 day at a time. Our timeframe is non-existent although our insurance company will be chasing more money when our yearly cover runs out.
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