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Christmas in Siem Reap or Battambang

Posted by KazAussie on 9/12/2009 at 14:34

Hi all,

We head off in two days for our month long visit to Vietnam and Cambodia. It looks like we will be in either Battambang or Siem Reap for Christmas.

I have heard about child beggars in both locations so would like to do something nice.

I usually make killer kebabs for boxing day, with ham, pineapple, banana and capsicum and a really nice sauce. Usually they are barbequed but would be fine without cooking.

Would I be able to buy these ingredients in either location and would they be appropriate gifts for the kids?

#1 KazAussie has been a member since 18/7/2009. Posts: 221

Posted by somtam2000 on 10/12/2009 at 10:26 admin

You'd be able to buy all that except perhaps the capsicum. Either place would be fine. There are a lot of street kids around but I'm not sure how practical it would be to round some up for a cook up. perhaps mention it to your guesthouse and see what they have to say.

Look forward to seeing some pics ;-)

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