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Death Highway Revisited


It is now about 13 years since I travelled from Sen Monorom, the capital of Mondulkiri Province to Banlung, the capital of Ratanakiri Province. This road was nicknamed The Death Highway by Matt “Jake” Jacobson, the author of Cambodia’s best…

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Tight-Fisted Backpackers In Mondulkiri


I was sitting in a restaurant in Mondulkiri, listening to backpackers haggling over elephant rides – “That one’s a very bullshit operation for the elephants…Yeah, but we got offered two bucks cheaper from the other guy” – when Brendan finally…

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Mondulkiri 2008


Went on a short trip to Sen Monorom in Mondulkiri a week ago. We left Siem Reap at four in the morning in a minivan, reached Skuon at 08:00, where we had breakfast and met up with some other friends….

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