Evacuation: Save The Beer! (Roughing It In The Cambodian Forests Part 1)

Cake On The Road

17 years old and the time had finally come to embark on my first adventure to the forests of Cambodia on a conservation project with tour group, Frontier. I prefer to travel independently these days but as my first trip, it was ideal.

So I arrived with a group of near strangers in the humidity of the Phnom Penh night and took my first ‘tuk-tuk’ to the backpacker land of Lakeside -which I instantly fell in love with – but that’s another story.

A few days after landing in Phnom Penh, and we were packed into a minivan for an 8 hour drive to Botum SakorNational Park in convoy with a truck full of all our equipment.

After a long drive, including two ferry crossings which were just wooden boats powered by two small engines, we stopped off for supplies in a rural town a few hours before the river where we were to…

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