Tag Archives: Phnom Penh

Book Excerpt from Drip By Drip – The Cambodian Arrival

An excerpt from my thriller set in Cambodia, available from Amazon

Friday Photo – Namaste, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

My 2015 visit to Cambodia with Mrs Wilbur left an indelible mark on me. The picture below was taken at the Royal Palace in the Cambodian capital. The bitter/sweet visit inspired me to write my first novel, a drama set in the country as well as in Thailand, Vietnam & The UK. Drip by Drip […]

My Iconic Travel Moments Part 3 – 2011 to 2019 (#1) – Cambodia

Number 1 – Cambodia with Mrs Wilbur Anybody that has been to South East Asia will instantly remember the first time that they ventured there. It is a region like no other. A culture completely alien to those of us that live in the West. A region that is completely intoxicating and leaves you wanting […]

The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Sunday Photo – Buddha Gate, Royal Palace, Cambodia

Christmas Day is just another day for the estimated 535 million Buddhists in the world. 97% of Cambodia’s 14 million population are devoted to the religion. Cambodia is the main location for my new book called Drip by Drip. It is a drama involving an average British couple who become embroiled with a ruthless underworld […]

Friday Photos – Cambodia’s Chilling Past

I visited cambodia in 2015 and what I witnessed both enthralled me and appalled me in equal measure. Of course I was completely wowed by the amazing Khmer architecture and beguiled by the incredibly friendly locals However, learning more detail about the cruel actions of the evil Khmer Rouge regime in the mid to late […]

The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Sunday Photos – The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

My new book will be released very shortly. It is a fictional drama set in Cambodia entitled ‘Drip By Drip’. The novel centres on an English couple who embark on a life affirming trip, but unwittingly get caught up with a ruthless underworld organisation. There will be more to follow, so to mark the forthcoming […]

The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

My Top Ten Big Cities Outside Europe #3 – Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Phnom Penh – Population 1.5 million The Cambodian capital is a special place. Synonymous with the suffering of the Khmer Rouge genocide, but also rich in royal history with a stunning palace complex and fine temples. Phnom Penh sits astride the Mekong and Tonle Sap Rivers, both waterways providing the lifeblood of the city. I […]

Phnom Penh Market, Cambodia

Wordless Wednesday – Flowers For Sale, Phnom Penh

The Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Sunday Photo – Buddha Gate, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

This gate is situated at the Royal Palace in the Cambodian capital. We visited in 2015 and really loved our time in this beautiful country now starting to bloom again after its tragic recent history.

Wordless Wednesday – Buddhist Dragon, Royal Palace, Phnom Penh