World Travel 2013-2014, Cambodia Wrap Up

Overall what we did: 12 days split into: 5 days in Siem Reap and 7 days in Phnom Penh from 6 December 2013 to 17 December 2013. Favourite part of Cambodia: Would have to say the Angkor Wat Archaeological Park. So many incredibly beautiful temples Key tip: There is no public transport within Cambodia (no …

World Travel 2013-2014, Learning to Cook Khmer Food

Learning to cook Khmer food today was probably the most fun we’ve had during our time here in Phnom Penh. The days menu consisted of: Spring rolls (filled with taro and carrot) Fish Amok Banana flower salad Sticky rice and mango We went with the full day option for $23 US per person which runs …

World Travel 2013-2014, Royal Palace and Wat Phnom

Today was spent primarily visiting the Royal Palace before wandering on to Wat Phnom and Central Market in Phnom Penh. For me personally, I would have to say that I didn’t think the entry into the Royal Palace and Silver Pagoda was worth the cost. It was approximately $6 US for one person, and while …

World Travel 2013-2014, Transit to Phnom Penh

Today will be a short post, as the majority of the day was spent in transit from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh on one of the local private buses. It was an interesting experience to say the least, as we were two of only 5 or so foreigners on the bus in total. Needless to …