I get too many TXTs from my phone company offering deals on this and that but this one had me scratching my head.
Recently I made a trip up to Kampong Chhnang. For the one and a half hour return journey I took a share taxi. It only costs $5 for a barang and because I’m so tall I usually get the air-conditioned comfort of the front seat to myself. After being picked up by a full car, […]
It’s more than ironic that the emergency number for a fire truck is 666 as these “professionals” have been known to wait for their payment while the fire rages, sometimes at the cost of lives. That’s if they show up at all. Recently a tourist was telling me of how impressed he was at the […]
Pigs being transported to market on moto. If the pigs are to be carried there alive, they are fed large amounts of marijuana, this knocks them out and they sleep all the way to market. Sometimes they are made to drink large volumes of water which gives them extra weight at sale time.
Interior of a bright yellow Smartstore in Siem Reap. PC: Hello, I want to know if I can switch my Metfone cell number to Smart Mobile? Smart Rep: Yes, we can do. What number you have now? PC: 0972 XXX XXX Smart Rep: Yes sir, we have it, 0872 XXX XXX PC: But that’s not the […]
Unlimited Internet. On January 12th, 2013, my internet connection went down—after having enjoyed four months of very good, uninterrupted service. The bill was paid, so that wasn’t the problem, hmnn. I did the typical stuff, rebooted the ADSL modem, the wifi router and my computer but still had no joy. Scratched head. Out on the […]