Swiss Woman Lost and Found on Koh Rong

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Swiss Woman Lost and Found on Koh Rong

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Cambodia News (Sihanoukville): On October 16, at 07:10 pm, a 23-year-old Swiss woman, HONEGGER JILL, got lost in a forest in Koh Touch village, Sangkat Koh Rong, Sihanoukville.

After receiving the information, Mr. Chun Naren, ordered the tourist police of security office, Koh Rong police, and the local people to search for the victim. At 08:35 pm, the victim was found in a forest at Long Beach.

The victim was sent to the tourist officer at Sky Bar Bungalow in Sangkat Koh Rong.

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Evidently never took her Girl Guides orienteering course.

Forgot her multi-purpose Swiss Army Knife with built-in compass

Disregarded the appropriate clothing for entering snake-infested areas.

Happy ending though..

Good work the police
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Re: Swiss Woman Lost on Koh Island (Found)

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"Swiss Woman Lost on Koh Island (Found)"

It's easy to get lost on Island Island
you get confused
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Posted on Koh Rong social media page. Doesn't mention the police.
We found Jill. Eddy and Phil are fewking heroes for braving the dark jungle when no one would help
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Mishmash wrote: Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:16 am Evidently never took her Girl Guides orienteering course.

Forgot her multi-purpose Swiss Army Knife with built-in compass

Disregarded the appropriate clothing for entering snake-infested areas.
... and didn't realize the GPS on her phone will not work when the battery is dead. :D
You could be next.
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Cruisemonkey wrote: Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:48 am
Mishmash wrote: Thu Oct 17, 2019 9:16 am Evidently never took her Girl Guides orienteering course.

Forgot her multi-purpose Swiss Army Knife with built-in compass

Disregarded the appropriate clothing for entering snake-infested areas.
... and didn't realize the GPS on her phone will not work when the battery is dead. :D
The highly useful "night-vision" Raybans took precedence - stylish looks of course have priority when exploring jungle.

Any FB or Instagram 101 teaches that..
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Seems like the GoFundMe generation couldn't find its way out of a shoebox.
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