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Travel Blogs from Prachin Buri
... to run the boarder I pointed out that being in a queue 20 minutes early was FORBIDDEN so running the boarder was definitely going to end in imprisonment in Vietnam of course this would mean entry on time but to the wrong location ie jail. So the easy decision was we would skip the bit to Chau Doc and the pre arranged hotel have an extra night in phom phen and get the bus direct to Ho Chii Minh easy and with a chance to fire machine guns and rocket launchers, just an idea! ...
... as we entered an area where above us a family of gibbons lived and as we looked up we saw a few swinging in the trees including one small baby one. It was amazing! We then moved onto the conservation centre before embarking on a three hour jungle trek, something Dave was really excited for. We walked through mud, slid down banks, climbed over logs and fought our way through trees and bushes, holding on to vines whilst seeing scorpions, hairy caterpillars and ...
What follows is an extract of a sort of diary of my experience:
unearths all kind of memories.
where they are shut and you try to drag them back. Prevent them from developing
further. You try to prevent them from being born. But it is impossible.
you like the devil.
not realise when
you change thoughts.
get flashes of events ...
... we had two monks teach the day time lessons. We really lucked out being able to have them mentor us. We got accepted to participate despite that their regular retreat schedule doesn't start till mid month. It was like we had our own private meditation retreat! In the afternoon we were invited to visit the Wat Phra Dhammakaya instead of the lesson. It is located just south of POP house. The grounds of the temple is astonishingly HUGE!!! ...
... in the truck to look for elephants at sunset. 2 hours of driving 30mph in an open backed vehicle drew several cries from Tuffnutz Kopatz of "I'm cold", "ziss is not fun" and the never far from her lips, and my personal favourite, "ziss eez unplaazzant". But for once Sandy was right. Papa and Edeltraut had long since cuddled up for warmth, I was considering offering myself to Hans, as the poor chap only brought his towel with him for an outer layer, and ...