Siem Reap: Biking our way through Angkor

1st to 6th December 2016

Our last stop in Cambodia was Siem Reap, home to the majestic temples of Angkor.

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Mondulkiri - Here Come The Elephants!

25th to 30th November 2016

Anyone who has come into contact with either Nick or me in the past 6 months, will not have escaped without us mentioning "the elephants". We have been very excited about our visit to the Mondulkiri Project, a sanctuary for elephants nestled in the Cambodian jungle.

Well, it happened this week. We got to hang out with some truly gorgeous elephants, and it was every bit as fantastic as we imagined.

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Phnom Penh - Hmmmm

21st to 25th November 2016

Phnom Penh is a strange fish. After several days here, we both came away unsure of how we felt about it.

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The Killing Fields: Raw, Respectful, Important, and Not for Everyone

23rd to 24th November 2016

Today, on Thanksgiving, we visited the Killing Fields.

I have been quietly anxious about our time in Phnom Penh for a while, as visiting here comes hand in hand with learning about the horrors of the Khmer Rouge regime. Neither Nick nor I were looking forward to today's visit, or yesterday's trip to Tuol Sleng prison.

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