In amongst the photos that we take and place on the blog there are always some that don't quite fit with what we're writing about. It seems a shame to let these go to waste so here is a miscellaneous collection of bits and bobs from our time and travels in the country.
The picture above is another great example of the hand painted signs found all over Cambodia and features alongside all my latest discoveries in this post over on the Ghostsigns blog. Also on that blog post are a number of funny non-hand-painted signs and then this snippet from a depiction of hell from one of our local pagodas. I'm sure a few people at home would question any conception of hell that involved copious amounts of beer!
Leandra & Andre).
the worst flooding in years across the country.
Kifocan, a Vietnamese company which is not surprising as Ratanakiri border Vietnam. They look like something off the shelves of the UK in the 1950s or 1960s.
here, here and here) here is a photo of a new mattress bought from the market. What you can't see in the picture is that the 'intimate partners' are a cute pair of cuddly teddy bears - I can only wonder...
our house cooling party last year. Well, here's a close-up of the writing on them. All suggested corrections to the English on these welcomed in the comments section.
Sambok Mountain, Gilly and her dad were discussing how they might solve the problem they faced in moving the grasshopper in one direction rather then in never ending circles.