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Can Tho: Floating Markets And The Mekong Delta

After our previous journey in a mini-van, we were not looking forward to the bus ride from Kampot to our next destination, the Vietnamese city of Can Tho, deep in the Mekong Delta and famed for its floating markets. We had read so many horror stories about getting from Kampot ...

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Sleepy Kampot

Old McDonald had a farm...

It was amusing to listen to a little Cambodian girl singing this English nursery rhyme as we took the bus from Sihanoukville to Kampot. There were certainly enough animals in our little van to inspire her, everything from chickens to frogs, so I could understand ...

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Sihanoukville

After a hectic week in the capitol Phnom Penh, we decided to head to the beach and see how the Cambodians relax. Sihanoukville, named after the Cambodian King Sihanouk, is a beach resort on the south-western coast of Cambodia, about a 4 hour bus journey from Phnom Penh.

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Remembering in Phnom Penh

We took the Giant Ibis bus down from Siem Reap to Phnom Penh, a very pleasent experience indeed. The bus costs $13, and takes 4-4.5hrs. It is very comfortable with AC, reclining seats, and even WiFi.

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A few days in Siem Reap

We really weren't expecting Siem Reap to be so built up. I don't know about you, but when I think of Cambodia, streets lined with bars, Mexican food and super cheap frozen margaritas are not the image that springs to mind. We wanted to come to see Angkor ...

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