AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Siem Reap: Day 2

Posted on Jan 2, 2014

On our first day in Siem Reap we had looked around a few tour shops and found a couple of tours which would take us out to the furthest temples of the Angkor complex. Most of the lower priced tours were about $30-$40 for both of us and included transport (furthest temple is about 50km from Siem Reap) and a tour guide to take us round. But, when we bought the ticket to Angkor temples (on the day we cycled around Angkor) and we had been...

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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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