AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Many people mock the internet and the need for internet access whilst travelling. They have a point I suppose. Do we really need to be in contact on Facebook, by email, reading the news etc constantly. Always in contact with home takes away the edge from travelling. But on the other hand information is vital for travelling. We need train times and prices, hotel booking, maps, weather information, activities in an area and so many...

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Siem Reap: Slow Internet


Posted on Dec 23, 2013

This is the best hotel we have stayed in on the trip so far, that’s 8 weeks of travelling now. It is also one of the most expensive as we decided to treat ourselves over Christmas. But, it has the worst internet connection we have experienced since we were up in the mountains of China in Tiger Leaping Gorge. What makes the poor internet worse is that we expect a number of video calls to the UK and New Zealand on Christmas day....

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