Travel Blogs from Sihanoukville
... storms returned and we were hammered by rain and wind. We thought the roof might blow off at one point, did not sleep too well but it was nice to watch.
Morning came and the weather was much the same so we decided to get the next boat to the mainland and head to the next destination Kampot a day earlier. Along with everyone else on the island, the boat was pretty full but we made it back to dry (sort of) land. Then the sun came ...
I went to Sihanoukville for one night to see what Cambodian beaches are like. As expected, they are nothing special and the place itself is full with backpackers taking all sorts of drugs including laughing gas, which is sold in balloons at the beach bars. All in all not a very impressive place, but the seafood was cheap and really good ...
... rubbish. You could escape all this and get your own little spot of paradise with a short hike to the less frequented beaches around the island.
I've had a class time in Cambodia, met some really nice people and I'm kind of sad to leave but onwards and upwards. I'm currently waiting for my bus to Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon). Vietnam here I come!!!
Enjoy the photos x
... of the day.
well ok ok seeing a sea horse on that very beach was I must say a great experience also...and I must admit I did get scared of him too..NO JUDGMENTS!!!
The hammock I made was a big part of my stay on the island and tomorrow before I leave I will have a last go to my beach and relax on it.
But my island didn't deliver for me only best things about it...
It wanted me to experience the worst ...
But the cost of all of it is staggering. “The new Thailand” is the catchphrase around here. Why do we need a new one? Because the last one was crushed beneath the unseeing and uncaring bohemian lifestyle. Get here soon or not at all. It may already be too late.
I am clearly a little bitter. Blame it on sleepless nights and my stomach. Tonight we go to eat imported Italian food and I can't ...
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TravelPod Member ReviewsMotel 7 Sihanoukville
New beachfront hotel. Satellite TV, excellent A/C with backup generator. Across the street there is a mixed seafood BBQ for $3 on the beach every night. Room is $20. Very clean, goov value
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.