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Angkor – Day 3

Since I was rather satisfied with my day two of extreme templing in Angkor I decided to see the rest as well. There was one place in particular that sounded interesting. It is a rather long way to Banteay Srey from Siem Reap but at this stage I was curious. The driver picked me up […]

Angkor – Day 2

When I woke up this morning for the very first time it was a blue sky. The air was less humid and the heat much less intense. It was most likely as hot as the days before but it didn’t feel as hot. I also felt better and for the first time in three days […]

Angkor Wat – Day 1

Another feverish night and again the weather wasn’t exactly brilliant. I didn’t care. It was time to do something. I got a Tuk Tuk and we went to Angkor Wat. First stop is the ticket office. Someone had told me that is cheaper when you pay in Riel rather than Dollar. I tried to do […]

Siem Reap

When I last left you I mentioned I did not feel so well. I had the sneaking suspicion that I had caught something and sadly I was again spot on. Me and my suspicions. By ten o’clock that night I was in bed with fever; shivering and sweating. Also I was in considerable pain. It […]

Travel to Siem Reap

I finally decided it’s time to get out of here. For convenience reasons I booked a minivan or so I thought. There were two possible choices; 7 AM or 9.15 AM. I don’t need to tell you which one I took. My first surprise came in the morning. The driver actually did show up at […]

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