Tag Archives: South East Asia

Phnom Penh Market, Cambodia

Sunday Photos – Buddhist Offerings For Sale Phnom Penh

Offering the likes of flowers, fruit and food to Buddha is considered good karma and is a regular ritual for all Buddhists. These pictures are from the Cambodian capital in 2015.

Book Excerpt from Drip By Drip – The Cambodian Arrival

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

School Group, Guning Mas Tea Plantation, Java, Indonesia

Indonesian School Group at Gunung Mas Tea Plantation, Java

This photo is one of my favourite from my travels. It was 1997 when we visited the tea plantation near Bogor to learn all things tea. The unexpected highlight was meeting this school group who were keen to hear English spoken by native tongue. Cue impromptu English lesson. They also had Hamish and I sing […]

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 […]

Wordless Wednesday – Lake, Cambodia (Setting For My New Book)

Drip by Drip – A Thriller Set In Cambodia

Cambodia Every so often you visit a country that really touches you. I do not mean that you have a great time – that is usually a given. I mean a destination that gets you thinking deeply, makes you unusually emotional and ekes a way into your very heart and soul. Cambodia is one of […]

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 […]

Monday Morning Blues – Cambodian Pond

I am featuring Cambodia in my Monday Morning Blues post this week to mark the fact that my novel set in the amazing country will be released very soon. I took this in 2015 as we neared a temple site in Siem Reap Province. I love the reflection of the trees and clouds on the […]

Lake, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia

Wordless Wednesday – Cambodian Lake, Siem Reap Province