Archive for the ‘Cambodia’ Category

The river that connects Siem Riep to Phnom Penh is one of the few – possibly the only – that seasonally changes direction, depending on which end of it is being rained on at any given moment. Or so Lonely Planet told me the time. Jumping between the two cities that afternoon – now years   Read More …

Again a quiet night, again another urge to write something. Having finally gotten around to the more-taxing-than-expected task of compiling various footage and pics from the Southeast Asia adventure into a documentary DVD thing, I have found myself giggling again like a small child at our silly antics, remembering the sadness of places like Choueng   Read More …

Categories: Asia, Cambodia, Laos, Travel

It is ten years since the death of Pol Pot – let’s hope that time will not deny the people of Cambodia the opportunity to hold the remaining Khmer Rouge figureheads responsible.

Categories: Asia, Cambodia, Reflections, Travel

“Beauty is fleeting and arrives on its own terms always. Holding onto it is little more than caging the wind.” At long last, I have finally gotten around to framing the pics from the South East Asian adventure. Not all of them, mind you, as 12Gb of printed photos would probably pave a road from   Read More …

Written on 9 Jan, while in Cambodia Before I begin this post, I wish to share my irritation with the Cambodian government. We are in a bus on the way to Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam (Saigon) and it is bouncing around like a rubber ball on amphetamines. It is bouncing and rocking so   Read More …

Categories: Asia, Cambodia, Reflections, Travel

Another day, another dispatch. Travel is nothing if not a long and painful lesson in new experiences and the painful consequences for my fragile little self. In the last few days, I have learned at least two new lessons. These little nuggets of wisdom are, I believe, rather universal in their application and lesson-imparting wisdomnicity.

Categories: Asia, Cambodia, Travel

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