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Phnom Penh: More than a stopover?

Posted in Bucket List, Destinations with tags , on March 27, 2011 by Gina

We decided to stop in Phnom Penh (PP) to break up the tortuously long bus ride to Saigon. A friend recommended a hostel that promised to change your mind about Phnom Pehn’s layover status, so we went for it. Wouldn’t say they were exactly successful.

Royal Palace - Phnom Penh

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The Beginning: Siem Reap

Posted in Bucket List, Destinations with tags , , on March 10, 2011 by Gina

Siem Reap Airport

The first stop on our two month Southeast Asian adventure definitely did not disappoint. Immediately after we stepped off the plane the birds were singing, the air was breezy and Siem Reap began blowing out my expectations. This city proved to be something special that went beyond the monumental wats.

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