Temples and Festivals

Tuesday 24 to Friday 27 November Although we are cycling along the Mekong for our expedition we both felt, rather like the French Mekong Exploration Commission of 1866 -68, that we couldn’t come to Cambodia and not see the Angkor temples. Luckily for us this week was national Water Festival a three day holiday which … More Temples and Festivals

Nailing Phnom Penh

Our three days in Phnom Penh were spent in a whirlwind of activity. On Saturday we were up at 0500hrs to cycle 45km to see FFI’s Siamese crocodile breeding program at Phnom Tamao Wildlife Rescue Centre. See our separate webpage for this report. The ginger stuffed barbeque frogs on the way back got me through … More Nailing Phnom Penh

Goodbye Saigon

We are now officially on the road and up and running, bikes packed like donkeys (well Tash’s bike is…) and learning to navigate the roads like pros. Ho Chi Minh City Our first venture out took us across Ho Chi Minh (nothing like what must be one the the world’s most conjested cities to get … More Goodbye Saigon