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Scambodia: why I'll never go back to Cambodia - Travelling Homebody

Scambodia: why I will never go back to Cambodia


There are a few locations in Asia that have been on my bucket list for ages: Myanmar, Luang Prabang (in Laos), Chiang Mai (in Thailand) and Siem Reap/Angkor Wat (in Cambodia). I decided to remedy that this year. In May, I travelled to Myanmar, and in June — because of an “interesting” set of circumstances — had the opportunity to…

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Diddled in Delhi, jimmyjacked in Jaipur


It’s not easy to get alcohol in India, although it is readily available in the hotels. I bought a small bottle of vodka for a few hundred rupees from a hole-in-the-wall outlet in Amritsar, but it was small, and didn’t last long. When I travel, I like having a couple of drinks as I tuck in for the night, otherwise…

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