Starting in Bangkok around the middle of January I will travel overland to Surin then south in to Cambodia to Siem Reap.Staying in a $5 guest house I will visit a different angkor temple each day to take photos after 5 pm when it is free and publicise the results. I refuse to pay $20 to a government that does nothing for the aids or landmine orphans or surviving victims. After a few days in Pnom Penh I'll go to Sihanoukville to volunteer at the rainbow orphanage and lie on the white sand beach.
Perched atop Bangkok's second highest tower, the open-air, neon-lit Sky Bar juts out 64 floors above this urban sprawl, making it the ideal watering hole for... more
Though it's a bit hard for first-timers to find (down a quiet lane just beyond the Angkor Hotel, westbound on Highway 6), everything else about Renaud Fichet's... more
The wellspring of Siem Reap saloons, Angkor What? has been "promoting irresponsible drinking since 1998." Enabling prices ($1 for a Beer Lao and $4 for a... more