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This weekend, we were off to Siem Reap, Cambodia for a quick two night mini-holiday! We left early in the morning and arrived at the border shortly before it opened. This turned out to be very lucky, as within two minutes of us arriving, the area was swamped with people heading into Cambodia. Despite being … Continue reading A Weekend in Cambodia
Our second week in Surin felt much more normal than our first. Slowly, but surely, all twelve of us have fallen into a routine that has ultimately made this house feel like a home away from home. We make breakfast together, we shop together, we teach each other things, and we sing, drink and dance … Continue reading Thailand: Week 2
With a three day weekend in our future, a few of us decided we should explore the nearby Laos instead of staying in Surin! We did our homework, scouring the Internet for tips and tricks and places to stay, and were very disheartened to find almost nothing available. So we took a leap of faith … Continue reading A Weekend in Laos
My first week in Thailand was filled with very high highs, and VERY low lows. At my highest, I was drinking out of a sand pail full of vodka, dancing the night away on Kao San Road and visiting amazing temples in Bangkok. At my lowest, I had my head in a toilet at 3am … Continue reading Thailand:Week 1