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Cambodia Motorbike Ride Report Day 4

Sra Em (Preah Vihear Temple) to Kompong Thom

  • 285km
  • 5.5 hours riding time

We had done a bit of research the night before and found out the gates to the temple doesn’t open until 7am so getting up there in time to see the sunrise was out of the question. Instead we’d decided to be up there waiting at the gates for when they do open. The poor weather we’d had the previous evening had thankfully cleared up over night and the sunrise as we were packing up the bikes was brilliant. Although a little disappointed we hadn’t been able to see it from the top of the Preah Vihear Temple, we at least knew it was going to be a great morning up there. Continue reading Cambodia Motorbike Ride Report Day 4

Laos Motorbike Ride Report – Day 5

Vieng Thong to Phonsovan

  • 202km
  • 6 hours riding time

GPS Plot Day 5

The day started early and we were out packing up the bikes by 7am. As usual Shaun was trying to redesign how best to tie his bags on to the bike so while I was waiting I went for a ride up the street and managed to find a 19mm spanner (the one we’d needed the day before for the flat tyre) to add to our kit. Continue reading Laos Motorbike Ride Report – Day 5