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Different approach to Cambodia - Worthy Itinerary?

Posted by Gizmo on 29/8/2010 at 03:18

Hello fellow travellers, after reading up about Cambodia (Travelfish, lonely planet) I have put together an Itinerary that I would like some feed back to. Me and my gf are travelling SEA for 2 months roughly from beginning of October till beginning of December and we are going to visit Vietnam and Cambodia (she is doing Vietnam itinerary, I'm doing Cambodia - yikes) Since we are finishing our Vietnam trip in Saigon from where we will travel to Cambodia - Phnom Penh . After looking for various s ...

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camera repair in cambodia

Posted by sokleng on 16/11/2013 at 12:02

Sokleng repair digital camera & Camera video House address #57, st 49, sangkat phsar tmey III, Phnom Penh, Cambodia behind sokha club hotel Tell 092699747, E-mail: sokleng_hing@yahoo.com Our shop has buy and sell second hand camera, spare parts & can order new spare parts. All repair warranty one month on part. ...

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Money

Posted by craigcraig on 22/10/2013 at 11:23

Which is the best currency to take to Cambodia & the safest way eg; travellers cheque's , pre pay card etc, i don't use credit cards Thanks ...

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10 days Itinerary in cambodia

Posted by Giuls on 7/5/2013 at 12:42

Hi everyone! I am going in cambodia after 1 and 1/2 month in bangladesh. My requirements for this trip are relax nature and beaches. I'll fly in siem reap the 17/05 morning and I have my flight back the 27/05 morning. My initial idea was to stay 3 days 2 nights in SR to visit the temples and then move south and stay 5 days 4 night. Take a night bus from SR to kep in order to have more time to spend in the beaches. From kep the idea is to moving west and overnight in sihanouville to explore the i ...

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map

Posted by craigcraig on 22/10/2013 at 12:57

Hi, can anyone tell me which is the best map for Cambodia please, already got 2 but they don't have enough detail of places like Mondulkiri etc Thanks Craig ...

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Bunleat - Happy AngkorWat Tour

Posted by LAN on 1/11/2013 at 20:32

WE need an English speaking guide for our Angkor wat tour on the 5th Jan 2014. I checked with Bunleat from the Happy Angkor Wat tour and he is charging US100 a day for the car and the basic one day tour? Is his tour worth that much? What are the basic tour charges and does anyone know of a cheaper option? ...

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Road Conditions: Phnom Penh to Kratie?

Posted by dibrarian on 1/11/2013 at 11:31

I have planned to bicycle from Phnom Penh to Kratie beginning November 10 and wondered if anyone had any info on the road conditions post-flood. I've read on bike touring sites (Mr. Pumpy's, Crazyguyonabike, TravelingTwo, etc.) that road conditions are typically very rough and dusty, but I thought I'd check and see if anyone knew if they are now worse than they already were. Any advice appreciated. ...

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Angkor Village Mahout Academy

Posted by Willawong on 30/10/2013 at 21:40

Hello, Does anyone know if the Angkor Village Mahout Academy still runs? Has anyone been recently, or been on a ride around Angkor Wat and can let me know how they treat their elephants? Thanks! ...

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getting around cambodia

Posted by craigcraig on 25/10/2013 at 07:52

Hi does anyone have experience on hireing a motor bike to get around , is this a good idea / travling in January ...

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Cambodia Visa on Sundays

Posted by doniv on 22/10/2013 at 13:13

Hi, I am planning to travel from bangkok to cambodia by train and will arrive on the border on Sunday. Can anyone confirm that Visa on arrival is available (I am an Indian) on Sundays at the border. TIA. Cheers, Kurian ...

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Kampot Cambodia

Posted by peterdavid1 on 17/10/2013 at 21:51

A beautiful serene place with a very nice atmosphere and nice people.Yet no one has written about this magical place? Why? I have been to many other towns and everybody I have spoken to that are visitors and expats living here love the place.Peter David Lost Art Restaurant Kampot. ...

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Extending my visa

Posted by ThaiStick on 18/10/2013 at 23:14

I found a job and need to extend my visa. I am told that the travel agencies and bike rental places in Phnom Penh will do it, however that's too far from where I am at. Siem Reap is the closest other city. Can I extend my visa in Siem Reap? Or must I suffer a 10 hour bus trip back to PP? ...

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Phu Quoc to Phnom Penh

Posted by Dee6262 on 21/10/2013 at 13:39

Can anyone please advise me on the best way to get from Phu Quoc to Phnom Penh after my R&R on the island. I am a fairly antiquated lady having an adventure but don't really want to fly direct to Phnom Penh or have too many changes of modes of transport. Really grateful for your help! Dee ...

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Cambodia itinerary!

Posted by milouhofman on 8/10/2013 at 20:33

Hi everyone, We're planning a 2 week family trip to cambodia in January. Our proposed itinerary is to fly into Phnom Penh , have 2 nights there before heading to Siem Reap for the temples and Tonle Sap lake, then heading to Battambang for two nights before ending our trip on the coast either in Sihanoukville or one of the islands. Is this a realistic itinerary for our time frame? Is there anything we're missing? Also some questions: Is it better to stay on the mainland coast in Sihano ...

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Tai Chi classes in Siem Reap

Posted by Lalo27 on 16/10/2013 at 09:11

For those interestedto practice Tai Chi, beginners or not, a new place called Angkor Zen Gardens retreat center has open this year and offers courses in Tai Chi, Yoga and meditation in a great setting. 20,000 m2 of tropical gardens with a few bungalows if you prefer to stay there. Food is vegetarian and the place is only a 5mn drive fromthe center of town. Details here: http://www.angkorzen.com Peace ...

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Guide for Tuol Sleng (S21) museum

Posted by LAN on 13/10/2013 at 18:57

Hi, We are planning to visit the s21 genocides museum but require a guide to go through the history and details if the museum. I was told for $6 I can get a guide for the museum. Does anyone know where we can get the guide? Also for the Killing fields, what is a better option? The audio guide or a personal guide. What is the best way to get to the killing fields? ...

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1 month in cambodia

Posted by mmkk on 9/10/2013 at 03:06

Hello everyone. We are group of 5 friends who are going to cambodia from 15.1-15.2. we have read LP travel guide but still we have few questions. We will come to bangkok and from then we will travel to cambodia border(Poipet).Here is my first question. is it better to go first to battambang and then to siam reap becouse we wish to make big cambodian loop(battambang, siam reap, preah vihaer, stung treng, banlung, kratie, sen monrom, kampong cham, phnom phen, kep , kampot, sihanoukville, koh kong ...

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which way round

Posted by craigcraig on 9/10/2013 at 09:36

Hi, i am flying in to Bangkok, then to travel into Cambodia through to south Vietnan back up the east coast of Cambodia,( clock wise direction) i have 5 weeks flying back from Bangkok, can you give me an idea of the best route, i would like to vist places in thailand but its not my main aim, would prefer to get off the beaten track if possible, i am a photographer & this is my first time in Asia. Thanks Craig ...

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Cambodia trip and Otres Beach hostel/hotel

Posted by pdropl on 7/10/2013 at 07:35

Hello everyone! We are planning a trip around SEA and will start in Cambodia, first will spend a few days in the capital, the heading to Siem Reap by Battambang, will be taking to boat back to the capital and we would love to go to Otres beach and I heart is one of the beach beaches around the area. Will take about a month to do this trip and then will move to Vietnam. I was wondering if anyone can recommend me a place to stay, I will be travelling with a friend and a couple and would love to ...

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Advice for visiting Beng Mealea & Phnon Kulen

Posted by Cj52 on 1/10/2013 at 05:24

I will be in Siem Reap for 3 days at the end of October, after spending 2 weeks at the Cambodia Wildlife Sanctuary near Anlong Veng. This time I want to visit Beng Mealea & /or Phnon Kulen but wondered if anyone had advice for those sites at the end of the rainy season and if one is a much better day trp that the other? thanks ...

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