Monthly Archives: January 2012

Day 2 Part 1 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 22nd Jan 2012

Day 2 was an 8am start.  Our Tuk Tuk drivers thought this was too late a start for Angkor Wat (which was good advice as it turned out) and so suggested we do two other temples first and Angkor Wat … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 21st Jan 2012

Day 1 started very early as we left our home in Kuala Lumpur around 4:30am to catch 6:30am Air Asia flight. A two hour flight and one hour time difference meant that we were going through customs at Siem Reap … Continue reading

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The Children – Siem Reap – Cambodia

Siem Reap is so touristy now that you are somewhat insulated from the poverty and other issues as tourist routes are kept clean and isolated. It was really hard to get a gauge as to what (if any) the issues … Continue reading

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Tuk Tuk – Siem Reap – Cambodia

Tuk Tuk is the best way to get around Siem Reap.  The breeze through your hair keeps you cool and they can weave through traffic far better than a car.  A car is just impossible given the fact that no … Continue reading

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Siddharta Hotel – Siem Reap – Cambodia

The Siddharta Hotel, located midway between the centre of Siem Reap and the Angkor temples was a great place to stay.  It cost US$150 a night for two ground floor rooms each with a private balcony that opened up onto … Continue reading

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GIS vs ISKL – Molly’s U15 Basketball Final – 19th Jan 2012

Well done Molly and the GIS U15 Girls Basketball in winning their final against ISKL Both teams were undefeated against all others and were one win each against each other so a close match was expected and a close match … Continue reading

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United Buddy Bears in Kuala Lumpur

On our Saturday trip into Kuala Lumpur we found these United Buddy Bears setup all around the Pavilion Mall. The UNITED BUDDY BEARS promote living together in peace and harmony on their global tour. Around 140 Buddy Bears (each 2 … Continue reading

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