Phu Quoc Island, Vietnam

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Stunning Sunset in Phu Quoc 







If you want to escape to a little known beach paradise that gives you all of the amenities of Thailand without the hassle, all while allowing you to experience genuine local culture, Phu Quoc is the place for you!  This island is gorgeous and there is enough development to fulfill all of your needs but still quiet and authentic enough to take in the real Vietnamese way of life while you are there.  Whiz around the island effortlessly on a motorbike that you can easily rent without hassle.  The main stretch sits on Long Beach which is fortunately on the West Coast so that you may enjoy a breathtaking sunset each and every day that you are there.  There is much more to see though as you can explore many beaches, National

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Battambang, Cambodia

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Bamboo Train Driver Sitting by Rice Paddy and Water Front During Sunset 







Are you ready to stop in for a taste of history and some fun?  Battambang is as laid back and genuine Cambodia as you might find and is quite sophisticated at that.  French Colonial type structures still line the streets and there is a fine combination of old and new.  The people are kind and gentle and the options for rooms and food is good enough by far.  Enjoy the beautitful green parks and landscaped areas that are quite endearing.  The monuments, statutes, temples, pagodas and more make a visit to Battambang worth your while.  Many wonderful experiences can be found here and it is but a short ride away from Siem Reap or Phnom Penh.  If you wish, it is quite easy to stop in Battambang on your way into Cambodia and

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