Month: January 2016

Cooking class and the country tour

I is a quiet week with only five of us staying in the program. After breakfast some of people heading to the elephant sanctuary. All teachers have other chance for cooking class. It was so much fun and enjoy with our class. In the afternoon after we finished a cooking class, we have a chance…



Goodbyes and Chasing waterfalls

  Ah friday, last day at the school for us, and we completely finished the Kitchen! After classes were done and we had finished our work, the fun really started by playing group games with 100 or so happy screaming kids. This turned into a huge dance party with dances such as cupid shuffle, mac-arena…



2 days in 1!

  Two days spent traveling all over Siem Reap, and it has been the absolute greatest! Starting Wednesday we left for the school and got a definite show off craftsmanship. The foundation is now dug out with the walls going up and the roof starting to be assembled! Of course the food for lunch was…



Khmer say what?!?

Greetings day two has almost wrapped. We are currently sitting on the top floor of our accommodation eating noodles from a nearby restaurant while Domdin ( our local team leader) teaches a Khmer language lesson to the volunteers. Today started out very busy, but first we of course ate the glorious breakfast on the roof…



  Day one is off to a start! Every volunteer is here safely and in the beautiful city of Siem Reap! Sunday night was spent by going out to dinner and then for some insanelt delicious frozen yogurt. A quick walk through some of the night markets and it was off to bed in preparation…



Don’t go chasing waterfalls!

Today was another beautiful day in Cambodia! The group mutually agreed to go to the Kulen Mountain waterfall! A must-see if you’re ever in Cambodia! We took a bus to the waterfall and had a hut rented where we could leave our stuff and go for a swim. We ate our lunch, chatted, napped and…



Friday finale!

Friday’s are always the most exciting days, but also the most emotionally charged days there are.They’re very exciting because it’s the last day of the village program and we are wrapping up our week of hard work, but emotionally charged because we have to say goodbye to the school, the kids and the staff that…



what what Angkor Wat ?!

What a day! We started the morning off with a 4:30am wake-up to make it to the Angkor Wat sunrise! Always worth getting up early to see one of the 7 man made wonders of the world at sunrise! We had a guided tour of the temples and got to visit the three main ones;…



Classroom is coming along and some carnival fun!!

It’s another beautiful day in Cambodia! Everyone was up for breakfast and we were off to the school! Today was filled with laying tiling, doing brick work, mixing cement and continuing the roofing frames and tying on the roofing! Everyone also had a wonderful time playing with the kids at lunch; games of soccer, piggyback…



Teacher’s blog

Teacher blog, Hi all, today blog is will be a teacher writing. Sue saday (hello) ! My name is Georgia and I am one of the teachers volunteering in Cambodia. After we had a breakfast at the hotel, we took Tuk tuk to school. Today we taught the kids about the weather and how to…



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