Category Archives: Cambodia 2007

A Picture Guide of Cambodia and Thailand

So in addition to changing my header to something suitably thai, I finally uploaded all of my pictures from Cambodia, plus the pictures I’ve taken here in Thailand. Here’s a guide a la the wonderful concept of tags: Cambodia (all … Continue reading

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Done.

I hate written exams. I don’t have the attention span to sit for three hours and pull four essays out of my ass, especially after the electricity goes out and I’m doing this in the heat of the day. Blahhh. … Continue reading

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Travel Plans and Genocide

(A rather long entry) I’m not even back in the states yet and I’m already frustrated with how difficult and expensive it is to get from point A to point B. Planning a trip up from Washington DC to Maine … Continue reading

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Monks on street corners

Four months ago I never would have thought I’d be standing on a street corner in Siem Reap, Cambodia having a conversation with a Theravada Buddhist monk not much older than I am. Today I treated it as ordinary until … Continue reading

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Western Sleep

I have not gotten a full nights sleep since I came to Siem Reap. This is due mainly to the fact that my sleep schedule is out of sync with the locals. I generally fall asleep anywhere between 11 and … Continue reading

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Downfalls of Money and Language

I have been here in Siem Reap for a week and I have identified the following as what will be my monetary downfalls here in Cambodia: 1.) The blue pumpkin. It is still cheap compared to the US, has wireless, … Continue reading

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Angkor

I think that the one thing I have hated the most about Southeast Asia is the constant state of sweating. This isn’t just me being gross, everyone but the locals sweat here. It’s worse when I wear sunscreen / bugscreen … Continue reading

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