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Been there, Don Det

Ambling along in a ramshackle boat through the still waters turned golden by the setting sun, backpack huddled between my knees, I felt an easy heaviness as I lazily smiled back at my travel companions. We instantly knew we…

Asia Travel Writing

Koh Rong: The juxtaposed island of Cambodia

Nursing hangovers made harder by the rocking of the three-hour slow boat, we disembarked across a single plywood board held down only by shirtless locals. As we unsteadily got off the boat, we were hustled to the side as…