Entries in #southeastasia (32)

Tuesday
Mar212017

The Difference Between Cambodian And Western  Kids

Since arriving in Siem Reap almost a month ago I've learnt a lot about Cambodian culture and heritage, most of all from volunteering to teach English at a local primary school. It's been an incredible experience and that is entirely due to the kindness, maturity and compassion of the children at Smiling Hearts school.

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Tuesday
Mar142017

Birthday  Celebrations

It can be really fun to have your birthday in a different country. The celebrations nearly always differ to home and since we’ve been in Siem Reap for three weeks now there are plenty of people we know that can join in on the celebrations!

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Tuesday
Mar072017

Travelling  Tips!

Below are some tips from travelling that I’d like to pass on if you’re thinking of backpacking, especially in South East Asia. These suggestions are from my own experiences and the volunteers on this trail. Everyone is different and not all of these will apply but I hope they might be useful!

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Thursday
Mar022017

Food!

Since arriving 6 weeks ago I have eaten many different Asian dishes. I have managed to eat western food only once which was McDonalds out of convenience. It will be peculiar not eating noodle soup or omelet on rice for breakfast everyday back in the U.K.

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Thursday
Mar022017

Diving In Koh  Tao

If someone had told me to go diving three days ago, I would have said no for certain. I can't swim and I hate the idea of being surrounded by fishes.

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