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A Day With Ghosts: Visiting the Cambodian Genocide Museum and the Killing Fields

Last we left off, Ricky and I had arrived at our hostel and, with the aidĀ of our extremely helpful concierge, had hired a tuktuk driver for the day. 3,033 more words


Marks of the World

You know you’re a world traveler when you have five different types of money in your wallet.

That would be Japanese yen, Korean Won, Australian Dollars, Canadian change, and 5 Chinese zhongguo renmin yinhang (though that last one’s a cheat, I got it in my coins when I bought groceries down te street ^ ^).


When I think about all the sacrifices I did to pay my car, then I see images such as this one, I can’t help but feel outraged (see… 548 more words


First Sick Day

So yesterday I had to take my first sick day since arriving here. Although I was really nervous about taking one (it was a Friday so I didn’t want to seem like I was just trying to get a long weekend out of it), it was ultimately necessary. 259 more words