Cambodia Snapshots: Koh Thas

All Around Cambodia, Cambodia Snapshots, Sihanoukville, Wordless Wednesday

This little island is called Koh Thas off Sihanoukville and very near Koh Rong Samloeun. It’s popular with locals for snorkeling and fishing. Most day cruise ships make a short stop here for a spot of swimming. I was searching my photo archive and found these. Snaps of our day cruise to Koh Rong Samloeun […]

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Cambodia Snapshots: Dusk in Kep

All Around Cambodia, Cambodia Snapshots, Kep

It’s been awhile. I guess the universe has been conspiring to keep me away from blogging with too many things happening towards the end of 2016! I don’t do new years resolutions anymore, but if there is one thing I wanted done this January, its to revive this blog. I’ve been fixing up the themes […]

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Cambodia Snapshots: Seven Sea Resort in Kiri Sakor

All Around Cambodia, Cambodia Snapshots, Koh Kong

Absolutely gorgeous, not to mention almost deserted beach in Koh Kong (Kiri Sakor area). Last April we drove with some family and friends over to the area being developed by Chinese companies. They are building golf courses and resorts in the area. They actually built an all new road called Union Road. It was massive […]

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Cambodia Snapshots: Elephant Ride

All Around Cambodia, Cambodia Snapshots, Siem Reap

  One of the most popular, touristy things to do in Angkor Wat Archeological Park in Siem Reap Cambodia. Visitors usually take these elephant rides to climb Phnom Bakheng, where people flock to watch beautiful sunsets. This is an entry to my photo series Cambodia Snapshots and Our World Tuesday.

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Restore ONE Cafe


Living in Phnom Penh, Restaurants - Cambodia

Tuol Tompong (Russian Market) area is my area. It’s where my in-laws house is, where their business is and its also a short 5 minute drive away from our own place. When we moved here in 2004, there weren’t much in terms of dining options. Yes, there were small Khmer eateries but if you are […]

July 28, 2017

Bloom Saigon Hotel, An Exceptional Experience


Travel Time

What makes a hotel exceptional? Amenities, location, standards of service, yes. For budget, even mid-range hotels I don’t really expect much just clean facilities as well as courteous service. So I was pleasantly surprised (scratch that! I am so grateful and impressed) when I experienced a hotel service way beyond what was expected from a […]

June 14, 2017