Month: December 2014

We finished the house!!!

We finished the house!!! Today was such a whirlwind of hammering, heavy lifting, and laughter! We started off the morning like this: Anthony, Sydney, Richard, Sam, Monique, Azim, ¬†Amy and Lisa work on both he walls and the new staircase! Lauren, Amy, Rachel and Azim work on the walls! Sam poses high up in the…



Thursday Temples and Lakes!

Today has been amazing! Our team split into two (as last week half of them had already visited the temples) so that one team went to Angkor Wat and the other to West Baray Lake! It was a phenomenal day for both parties. The Angkor Wat group went to the three main and majestic temples…



Wednesday is for Working!

Hi all back home! Today was day 3 on the building site – and what a day it was! Our project goal was to start on the walls of the house, so to see the hammering with 15 people was loud… is an understatement! We got half way up two walls as there was a…



Tuesday Tough Day!

Hi all back home! Whether you’re hailing from America, Canada, Malaysia, Australia or any other country experiencing extreme temperatures, we are too! It’s been tough working in the sun, but it hasn’t slowed us, if anything, we’ve been more determined to beat the heat to stay on time with project! This morning we split into…



A fab old first day in the village! Let’s build a house!!!

Howdy from Siem Reap! We’re very sorry that we’ve been delayed a blog day! Yesterday we received volunteers from all over the world and the meet and greets were so exciting that we ran out of time for the blog!   But we promise to be on time from here on in and we can’t…



Last day for us but not forever!!!

Blog on Friday 5 December 14 That is such a sad day today because we need to say goodbye to this great community but not forever. After had a breakfast form the hotel we jumped on the Tuk Tuk to the community where we will complete our building house. Today we had a of job…



Amazing House Builders

Today is third day for us at the village to build the house for one of family which has four children and the father has passed away and left his wife and four sons at home. This family is working hard to save the money to build a house for their family in the future…



Temple Day Day Day!!!

That was a surprising day for us; some of us have been here almost a week. Today was an amazing day at the impressing temples in Siem Reap Province. We started our temple trip at 8: 30 am after we had a buffet breakfast in the hotel. The temples where we will visit today are…



The full day working at the community

Arun Sua Sdei Everyone (Good Morning Everyone) Today we are going to work hard in the construction Site and also the community. We had the breakfast in same time and then we took the confortable vehicle Tuk Tuk to the village where we will do the volunteer for. When we arrive the village we divided…



Day 1 at the amazing Cambodian Village

Hello (Sua Sdei) Monday! You woke us up so early in this morning. After we had had fried noodle with egg for our breakfast at the hotel, we took TuK Tuk to the village where we are going to work today. On the way to the village we saw a big different between Cambodia and…



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