Monthly Archives: December 2011

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Nice – we made it

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(written by Dave) We made it to Nice safely. I’ll make this a quick post as my editor is passed out here watching French language TV and at 7:30 PM we are both ready for sleep. Total travel time door … Continue reading

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One last tourist day in Asia

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(written by Dave) One last day being tourists in Bangkok. I think I’ve worm Nancy out. We headed for Chinatown today, where there are a few temples, some interesting market streets and one last spot of SE Asia crazy crowds … Continue reading

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Raft factory and Bangkok wanderings

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(written by Dave) The days in Bangkok have flown by. It’s a very busy city and we’ve had lots of chores to do. Nancy made a nice list that has kept us (me mostly) focused. One of the things on … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and Bangkok observations

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(written by Dave) Merry Christmas from Bangkok and season’s greetings to everyone – thanks to everyone who has sent us a message.  We’ve been running everywhere but do promise proper responses in the coming days…. Some readers may be wondering … Continue reading

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Surviving the trip into Bangkok (28/11,900 ks)

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(written by Dave) We made it to our hotel in Bangkok – it wasn’t easy but we are safe. To get here, we first had to survive the night in our giant pink box hotel. While it appeared to be … Continue reading

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Getting lost but closer to Bangkok – in Chachoeng Sao (135/11872 ks)

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(written by Nancy) We ate dinner at the restaurant at the hotel last night – our first pad thai for dinner in quite some time, very tasty.  I think we were both asleep by 9pm, no arguments about turning off … Continue reading

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Back to Thailand – Si Sophon to Sa Kaeo (104/1174 ks)

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(written by Dave) Welcome back to Thailand! We’ve been talking about which country we’ve enjoyed the most so far this trip and I think we are leaning towards Thailand. And now we get our second chance to visit. (Australia is … Continue reading

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Back on the road – Siem Reap to Si Sophon

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(written by Nancy) Oh, a lovely last night in our swanky hotel but back to reality today. We were up early to have breakfast at the hotel (included with our room) and hit the road, as we knew we had … Continue reading

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Last day in Siem Reap – Wat Bo

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(written by Dave) Today is our last day in Siem Reap.  As our Angkor Wat passes had expired, we decided that we would visit a local wat here in town.  Wat Bo is almost as old as the temples of Angkor … Continue reading

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One more wat day in Siem Reap

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(written by Dave) Today we used the last of our three-day pass for Angkor Wat and other temples. You really do need all three days and we could have used more. There is no way to see everything and trying … Continue reading