I didn't really know what to expect food wise in Cambodia but I was very pleasantly surprised. We were also extremely lucky that despite not being overly cautious we managed not to have any major tummy troubles...or the swirls as someone we met named it! During the first few days I was really nervous about… Continue reading Eating and drinking in Cambodia
We visited Phnom Penh twice and it wasn't really until our second visit that I started to appreciate the city. This time we stayed at Blue Lime Hotel. This hotel was a bit of a treat as it had a swimming pool. We spent a few lazy hours relaxing by the pool, ordering food and… Continue reading Phnom Penh part 2!
Koh Rong Samloem is an island about 25k from Serendipity Beach Pier. It is smaller and less developed than it's sister Island, Koh Rong. After our disastrous night at The Fitness Resort we were really looking forward to getting away. We were staying at Sun Island Eco Resorts and they had organised a pick up… Continue reading Koh Rong Samloem
After an emotional couple of days in the capital we were looking forward to a bit of relaxation in Sihanoukville, Cambodia's beach resort. The timing of this worked out perfectly as we headed to Sihanouk during the Khmer New Year. This meant everywhere was a lot busier so we had to be a bit more… Continue reading Sihanoukville…Serendipity Beach
Despite my absolute undying love for Siem Reap we had to move on so we boarded our minivan to make the 7 hour trip to Phnom Penh. Unfortunately this journey in an overcrowded, poorly air conditioned minivan on bumpy dusty...roads (roads is quite a generous term for the tracks we drove down) with a mad… Continue reading Phnom Penh…mixed emotions.