Travel Blogs from Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia

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Soooo.. We're staying in a brothel, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Soooo.. We're staying in a brothel

A travel blog entry by hannah505

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... an animal of some kind fell out of the roof and landed on her, ew.  This weekend wave 2 have done touristy things in Kampon Thom, we visited a silk farm, swam in a waterfall and climbed a mountain. I had an asthma attack as soon as we stared climbing :/ ...

A Walk in the Forest, Kampong Thom, Cambodia travel blog

A Walk in the Forest

A travel blog entry by ralfthebear

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... between her teeth there is no stopping her. The very next day she loaded us onto a bus and three hours later bundled us off at Kampong Thom and immediately set about finding us a tuk tuk man to take us to more temple ruins the next day!!!!! P and I put ...

The House build - ICC LIght of Hope, Kampong Thom, Cambodia travel blog

The House build - ICC LIght of Hope

A travel blog entry by miss_pat

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Tanya (Lawrence) was waiting for us at the closest town to ICC, at our guesthouse for the next 5 days. The town, Kompong Thom, wasn't touristed at all. Common to see horse drawn carts, and oxen being driven to and from the fields morning and evening. The ...

Visit to local Music store to negotiate drum hire, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Visit to local Music store to negotiate drum hire

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

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$2,50 per drum per day. Total 45, add 5 for good will, pick up Wednesday. Beautiful ...

Driving to Sambor Prei Kuk in Kampong Thom, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Driving to Sambor Prei Kuk in Kampong Thom

A travel blog entry by serp

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... learnt from the local guides.   Sambor Prei Kuk is a collection of 7th century temple ruins located in Kampong Thom province about 120km from Siem Reap town. Consisting of dozens of impressive brick prasats in semi-cleared jungle, ...

Travel to Kampng Thom, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Travel to Kampng Thom

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

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... in the forest. Passing many rural areas and rice fields.  Sorry for the tourist bus shots but no stopping on the way. Kampong Thom is a bustling, dusty and dirty little town.  Nice not be asked about a tuk tuk every second and walk through the ...

Visit to Rural School, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Visit to Rural School

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

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One building, 3 rooms, a toilet and a cow! Tree stumps for chairs very basic school and education. Gorgeous ...

Cambodia rural, simplesmente autentico!, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Cambodia rural, simplesmente autentico!

A travel blog entry by raquel_antonio

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A cidade de Kampong Thom nao tem nadinha de nada para visitar! No entanto a 30 Km para Norte e 20 Km para sul encontrámos uns templos muito giros! Uns muito antigos (pre-angkorianos, tipo do seculo VII) y outro bastante novo. Entao alugamos uma motica e ...

Cambodian Villages, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Cambodian Villages

A travel blog entry by nomadictendency

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... Prei Kuk temples. On our way, we stopped at a pagoda to visit with the young monks living there. Historically, every male in Cambodia becomes a monk for a period of their lives. The length of time and the age at which they start is completely up to ...

There is a Spider Woman, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

There is a Spider Woman

A travel blog entry by bruceandanne

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... for them, and us, the skies opened and we headed back to our vehicle. Soon after the weaving we arrived at our lodgings in Kampong Thom. Our bungalow accommodation was quite rustic.  We all had a nice meal at the hotel and also got to see a great ...

Kampong Thom visit, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Kampong Thom visit

A travel blog entry by matthewswilcox

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... were happy to be back. Getting back to SR we grabbed some KFC and wifi then got on a super cramped sleeper bus for dwarves to Kampong Thom. We got in around 11 and hit the sack. It was awesome walking down the Domrei Joan Khlaa road again from the bus ...

Reaksmy Kids Receive a Most Generous Gift!, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Reaksmy Kids Receive a Most Generous Gift!

A travel blog entry by nsevers

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... children receive a better education, through the One Laptop Per Child projects, Roger has donated the funds to Cambodia P.R.I.D.E., a 501c3 non profit organization who has been expertly impacting poor rural children in Cambodia since 1999 by Providing ...

Recent News from Cambodia P.R.I.D.E., Kampong Thom, Cambodia travel blog

Recent News from Cambodia P.R.I.D.E.

A travel blog entry by nsevers

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... Primary School) is a village school located in a rice farming village in Roveing District, in Preah Vihear, Cambodia. It's about an hour drive from Kampong Thom, pinned on the above map. In Cambodia, there are not enough public schools for all children. ...

Classes, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Classes

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

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Monday is the first class for the week and myself and the PE teachers are sharing a group of 80 trainee teachers.  They stand as you enter the room and are very respectful. After dividing the group in half I get underway with rhythm ...

CambodiaPRIDE's Snake Anti-Venom Saves Lives!, Kampong Thom, Cambodia travel blog

CambodiaPRIDE's Snake Anti-Venom Saves Lives!

A travel blog entry by nsevers

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... , I am awe’ed with the results of Elaine Negroponte's dedication to the children and communities served by Cambodia P.R.I.D.E; (“Providing Rural Innovative Digital Education”). And, that I was so personally inspired by my visit to this ...

Visit to Old Market, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Visit to Old Market

A travel blog entry by geoffrhonda

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The old market across the river is an amazing place. A rabbit warren of food, clothes and hardware stalls. I love the hammocks, especially over the food, which might assist in keeping the flies ...

Kampong thom, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Kampong thom

A travel blog entry by luciecox

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... said "this is the real Cambodia that sadly a lot of people miss out". Well... there is a reason not a lot of people stay in Kampong Thom and I don't blame them. There is really not much there, nothing pretty, even the river front is a bit sad. There are ...

Kampong thom, Kampong Thom Province, Cambodia travel blog

Kampong thom

A travel blog entry by lucieandiuri

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... said "this is the real Cambodia that sadly a lot of people miss out". Well... there is a reason not a lot of people stay in Kampong Thom and I don't blame them. There is really not much there, nothing pretty, even the river front is a bit sad. There are ...

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