Very scary bamboo train, reaching speeds of about 30 kmph on old tracks, the train itself is not actually attached to the axles, but only rest in slots. When two meet the lighter load disassembles and moves off the single track to let the other pass
Going Hans July 12th 2012 So what to do with a month of travelling solo? I was torn. Go back to malaysia for some good food and non-western experience (too far), fly to japan to meet up with another friend (too expensive), work in vang vieng with jepps (too much cheap alcohol), extend my thai visa (too long an extension). I went back to my favourite country in asia, cambodia.
The first time around we went through qui ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Sihanoukville 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
Time until I go home!
We've only been planning this trip for about 4 years, so nice to be finally heading off!
Jeppy has quit his job after really starting to climb the scrap metal promotion ladder, lets hope he can repay off the loan and not convince me to spend all the money we have left by October on world cup final tickets.
I've just finished my degree (2:1 for those that didn't know) and after a summer of work I'm definitely ready to relax in the setting of Christchurch, New Zealand come September 5th.
This will be the site of our blo... full info