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Pay It Forward
May 17, 2014
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Pay It Forward

Cambodia is the poorest country I’ve ever been to. I was incredibly emotional while I was there and found myself crying at the most random occasions; when driving in the back of a tuk-tuk, during my meals, when I tipped someone and when I got back to my room at night. I think I was […]

Children of Cambodia
May 17, 2014
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Children of Cambodia

Over 40% of the population in Cambodia is under the age of 18 due to the dark years during the Pol Pot reign. Here are just a few of the beautiful faces that I met along the way.

Temples, Temples and More Temples!
May 17, 2014
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Temples, Temples and More Temples!

I had paid for a 3 day pass for the temples and although I was not looking forward to the heat, I wanted to see all I could and go BACK to Angkor Wat and so I could enjoy it KNOWING it was Angkor Wat. That day, we left around 9AM so the heat was […]

Out In The Boonies!
May 17, 2014
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Out In The Boonies!

In addition to meeting Tash from NZ, I also met a guy from Holland named Deo at my hotel. Us 3 partnered up for a few days and decided to hire a driver to get out of the city and go to a national park 1 hour away. It was a tad pricey to get […]

(No) Fun In The Sun
May 17, 2014
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(No) Fun In The Sun

After the sunrise at Angkor Wat my driver took me to some other famous temples that day. Even though I was touring at 7AM in the morning, the heat was enough to make you faint. On top of that, shoulders and legs must be covered when going to the temples as a sign of respect […]

Angkor Wat??
May 17, 2014
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Angkor Wat??

Angkor Wat is the main temple in Siem Reap. There are literally hundreds of others that are located in and around but that one is the “creme de la creme”. This was probably in the top 3 on my bucket list. Because it is so grandiose, I’d read that it’s best not to see it […]