Battambang, Cambodia – “The Bong”

I’ve done the charming city of Battambang an injustice with the focus on horrible roads and personal injuries. Experiences here need not be confined to falling off motorbikes (not recommended) or sampling health care options (limited). There are some great places to see in Cambodia’s second city. Battambang’s recent history is not a glorious one. […]

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The Killing Caves of Phnom Sampeu: or How Cambodia’s History Continues to Break My Heart

Originally posted on Gypsy. Tramp. Thief.:
We walk up a short hill through thick green vegetation. The flowers surrounding us smell so delicious, I want to drink them in a tea or press them onto my skin. From up on top of this 1000 foot limestone mountaintop, the highest peak for miles around, you can…

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