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Posted by Tim and Jessica on Mar 1, 2004
Places We've Been: Cambodia
The following are stories written about our travels in Cambodia. You can find stories set in other countries by returning to Places We've Been.
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Posted by Jessica on Feb 5, 2007
The Long Road to Krong Koh Kong
This story happened the few days before it was time for us to cross the border back into Thailand once again. It is a story we deliberately did not tell while we were traveling in order not to worry our families unnecessarily.
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Posted by Tim on May 10, 2006
Five Tips for Enjoying Cambodia
So, yes, we did indeed return for a second pass at our beloved Cambodia. That we were so enamored with this beleagured nation begs a simple question... Why?
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Posted by Tim on Mar 23, 2006
Ten of our Favorite Angkor Photos
During our six days in Siem Reap, we explored not just Angkor Wat, but many other temples as well. There are in fact somewhere around seventy temples and other ruins in the area, each one more beautiful than the last.
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Posted by Jessica on Mar 19, 2006
Three Kilos of Fruit and an Origami Pig
The Lonely Planet guide to Cambodia advises when visiting a Cambodian's home it is polite, although not expected, to bring a small gift for the family. I had no idea when I read that piece of advice that I would actually use it.
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Posted by Tim on Mar 7, 2006
Let's Talk About Monks, Baby
Until we got to Kratie, we had little interaction with monks outside of making way for them on sidewalks (they're not permitted to touch women, so as a courtesy Jessica would always give them a wide berth). But that was about to change.
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