So, lets talk double dutch. As previously mentioned I don’t know how to ride a bicycle. (Thanks mum and dad. One of the perks of being an only child, no real need for your own wheels when you have two taxis on call!). So before I arrived in Cambodia, Lee went in search of a… Continue reading Daisy, Daisy, give me your answer do…..
Fitting in like a local Battambang, Cambodia Battambang, Cambodia So, this is the blog that Bev asked for. How I’m getting on with people and how they are finding me. It’s a tricky blog to write as it hard to generalise a population or really know for sure what people think of me, but here… Continue reading Fitting in like a local
Pagodas – A wat? Battambang, Cambodia Battambang, Cambodia Everything so far has been exciting and different, I’m not always sure what to tell you about: so if anyone is particularly interested in something let me know. Today I thought I would write a little about the Pagodas or Wats around town. Firstly there are a… Continue reading Pagodas – A wat?
So where’s the New World Grocery Store? Battambang, Cambodia Battambang, Cambodia Shopping, shopping, shopping. My fantasy of market shopping as become an essential part of life here. There isn’t really a grocery store here eek, which means I have to speak Khmer and manage like everyone else. The first added bonus of not having a… Continue reading So where’s the New World Grocery Store?
Chantaburi Apr 16, 2017 Chantaburi, Thailand Chantaburi, Thailand After the trouble of even trying to leave NZ without a Cambodian visa, the trip across the boarder to Thailand to get a new Cambodian work visa and extension was super easy. These are just a few snaps from our day trip to Thailand for the visa… Continue reading Apr 16, 2017
Pailin Apr 14, 2017 Pailin, Cambodia Pailin, Cambodia Happy Khmer New Year
Exercising on the face of the sun Battambang, Cambodia Battambang, Cambodia OK so I’ve been here a few weeks now – time to start writing about some of my thoughts. First off lets go with the unavoidable – its really really hot. Today my AccuWeather app says its 39degrees but the real feel is 45degrees. … Continue reading Exercising on the face of the sun