On the Rails in Battambang, Monks Trump All

October 10, 2010 Battambang Cambodia In the light of day, the room at La Villa  is quite nice, sizable to the point of being cavernous. We have a balcony with a view of the river and a bathroom with a huge cast concrete tub. I wish we had more time here to enjoy the hotel (the pool…

The Neverending Boat Trip to Battambang

Do you ever have one of those days where you think, “This is the worst day ever. It can’t possibly get any worse. This sucks.” But later, in reflection of the events of the day, it just doesn’t seem that bad. As it turns out,  you see it as an adventure and you’ve forgotten all about…