Sokha Club Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Wheelchair accessibility
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After such an amazing month in Vietnam we were really sad to leave, especially as we had heard a few negative reviews and stories from other backpackers, one of which was something called a 'Milk Scam'. This is when mothers with a baby ask you to buy them some milk from the local supermarket or 7/11, then when you go into the shop they insist they can only have the most expensive powder at over £20. Most people then feel so guilty about saying no that they just buy it, only for ...
... of the huge group of Chinese tourists boarding) all of the people we'd been with got off the boat. We stayed on in the hope that we'd get the film tour this time - we hadn't seen the promised boat village the first time around because of the rain. Attempt two was much more successful, and we watched what we could see of the sunset over the Royal Palace and the rest of the city before turning a corner onto the Mekong proper rather than the tributary we had been ...
... obviously got a hilarious sense of humour!
Unfortunately for the rest of the week I wasn't feeling that great. The good news was we were only in work on Tuesday again as we had training on Wed Thurs Fri. And on Tuesday Davit started teaching me Khmer. I can now count to 19 and ask how you are. The training at the end of the week was on acute knee and ankle injuries and was delivered by two Swiss physio's who were also ...
... while Jeremy walked Harry up and down the plane and I spent the entire hour filling in the customs, arrival and Visa cards for all three of us. On arrival, we managed to get our visas and proceeded to wait for our baggage. And wait. And wait. We left the airport minus one of our large backpacks but with the assurance that it would arrive in the morning, and we were kindly invited to return to the airport to collect it. It seems that, as a budget carrier, ...
... the city. And what a drive!! Almost collided with a train... and roads were blocked by cattle crossing over.
And then there it was, along a sandy deserted road with dry fields on one side with cattle and beautiful lotus fields on the other... Samrong Farm!
A lovely lunch was prepared by 'Mamma' and one of the older girls showed us around the premises. I have a lovely wooden hut all for myself however privacy does not exist at the orphanage as ...