A two hour drive through humongous mountains, or rather great walls of rock and earth swirling overhead like tidal waves about to crash, takes us to the country’s capitol. The first thing one notices is how un-capitol-like it looks. More like a Swiss mountain village, with medieval stone and wooden palaces painted brightly in primaryContinue reading “Thimpu”

Greetings from Phu Quoc

Greetings from Phu Quoc! Maybe you are asking yourself this: “Where the hell is Phu Quoc?”  It’s here…… We are about a half day’s swim (this is a guess, not something I know from experience) from the quaint little village of Kampot, Cambodia.  It would be an easy day trip by boat, if theContinue reading “Greetings from Phu Quoc”