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Phnom Penh And The Killing Fields

Phnom Penh And The Killing Fields…

After a 80-minute flight from Hue I was back in Ho Chi Minh City for a quick overnight stay. I met up with my school friend Ashley again before getting a surprise message from Nick I had met in Myanmar who was in Ho Chi Minh also (This is my favourite part of travelling). Naturally we arranged a beer and I got to enjoy the nightlife on Bui Vien Street one last time. Next up Phnom Penh and the killing fields. The following morning I boarded an early bus at 7am for Phnom Penh in Cambodia. I was quoted a ...
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More Beach Time At Otres

More Beach Time At Otres…

From the city life in Phnom Penh I took a mini bus to the south coast and headed to the city of Sihanoukville. The bus journey was an uneventful 8 hours with a lunch stop in-between and about an hour before the sun was due to set I had arrived. My stay for the next few nights was not in Sihanoukville itself but a short tuk tuk ride away further along the coast for more beach time at Otres. This was on a recommendation from my friend Scott. The plans were originally to only spend a night here but I ...
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The Breathtaking Angkor Wat

The Breathtaking Angkor Wat…

It was time to leave the tranquility of Otres Beach, move back north to go and visit the breathtaking Angkor Wat in Siem Reap. I departed on the 7:30 bus from Sihanoukville, changing buses in Phnom Penh and then finally arriving in Siem Reap. Apart from the first bus being later than expected and the driver having to contact the office in Phnom Penh to make sure the second bus waited for me, it was a pretty smooth 14 hour journey 2 bus journey. My arrival into Siem Reap was late in the evening and after the bus having to ...
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