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Duncan wrote: Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:33 pm
fsdfdsdf wrote: Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:36 pm
Duncan wrote: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:15 am I want to be in the Guinness book of records as the first person to ever walk across the Mekong and Tonlie Sap without getting their feet wet .
I think you are going to be out of luck there. the bottom 10m is below sea level, in PP anyway
sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time



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Duncan wrote: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:15 am sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time
I've been living here since 2003 and I don't remember that at all.
In short: bullshit.

This year's level is indeed the lowest in LIVING memory.
And it's a disaster.
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frizzie77 wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:55 am
Duncan wrote: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:15 am sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time
I've been living here since 2003 and I don't remember that at all.
In short: bullshit.

This year's level is indeed the lowest in LIVING memory.
And it's a disaster.
Sorry duncan you are wrong. i have some photos somehwere. Will dig the out for you
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Picture for Duncan Riverside march 2013 Image
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frizzie77 wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:55 am
Duncan wrote: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:15 am sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time
I've been living here since 2003 and I don't remember that at all.
In short: bullshit.


This year's level is indeed the lowest in LIVING memory.
And it's a disaster.
I agree with that,,,, BUT IT WAS NOT MY QUOTE. I did not say that.
Cambodia,,,, Don't fall in love with her.
Like the spoilt child she is, she will not be happy till she destroys herself from within and breaks your heart.
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pczz wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:49 am
Duncan wrote: Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:33 pm
fsdfdsdf wrote: Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:36 pm
Duncan wrote: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:15 am I want to be in the Guinness book of records as the first person to ever walk across the Mekong and Tonlie Sap without getting their feet wet .
I think you are going to be out of luck there. the bottom 10m is below sea level, in PP anyway
sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time



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Dam .
Hey Mods,, Sort this out. I dont like being quoted for things I didn't say. Especially when the spelling is so bad. graing srtream

These are my posts.

I want to be in the Guinness book of records as the first person to ever walk across the Mekong and Tonlie Sap without getting their feet wet .

Dam .
Cambodia,,,, Don't fall in love with her.
Like the spoilt child she is, she will not be happy till she destroys herself from within and breaks your heart.
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pczz wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:24 am Picture for Duncan Riverside march 2013 Image
One small difference, we hardly entered the dry season and the rivers are nearly dry, your shot was taken towards the end of the dry season.
I flew in from Taiwan last week and both the Mekong and the Tonle Sap were small streams with loads of islands and huge sandy river banks. Usually there’s much much more water this time of year.
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Duncan wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 6:49 am
pczz wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 1:49 am
Duncan wrote: Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:33 pm
fsdfdsdf wrote: Mon Dec 02, 2019 2:36 pm
Duncan wrote: Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:15 am I want to be in the Guinness book of records as the first person to ever walk across the Mekong and Tonlie Sap without getting their feet wet .
I think you are going to be out of luck there. the bottom 10m is below sea level, in PP anyway
sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time



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Dam .
Hey Mods,, Sort this out. I dont like being quoted for things I didn't say. Especially when the spelling is so bad. graing srtream

These are my posts.

I want to be in the Guinness book of records as the first person to ever walk across the Mekong and Tonlie Sap without getting their feet wet .

Dam .


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Tue Dec 03, 2019 2:09 am
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Re: river level
sometime around 10 years ago you could have jumped across it. River was so low cows were graing the bottom and it was a srtream only a couple of metres wide at that time I've been living here since 2003 and I don't remember that at all. In short: bullshit. This year's level is indeed the lowest in ...
Cambodia,,,, Don't fall in love with her.
Like the spoilt child she is, she will not be happy till she destroys herself from within and breaks your heart.
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i don't think that's not the mekong, but the bassaac or one of those other side channels

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Phnom Poon wrote: Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:42 am i don't think that's not the mekong, but the bassaac or one of those other side channels
The bottom is certainly not 10m below sea level....
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