Fewer westerners arriving?

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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by newkidontheblock » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:33 pm

So you go to Bangkok first, stop there, buy new clothes, shoes, bags, then onward to Phnom Penh? Then what do you do with all your stuff at the end? Joins the trash mountain?
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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by that genius » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:47 pm

Patcan wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:34 am
I go to Bangkok with little more than the clothes ony back the reason being I buy all my clothes there instead of in Phnom Penh. From my experiences, clothes and shoes, even shoe laces seem to last longer from Thailand.
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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by Sidewalker » Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:49 pm

that genius wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:47 pm
Patcan wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 11:34 am
I go to Bangkok with little more than the clothes ony back the reason being I buy all my clothes there instead of in Phnom Penh. From my experiences, clothes and shoes, even shoe laces seem to last longer from Thailand.
@ Admin: remove the shoelace reference or I'll get Putin on ya!
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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by timmydownawell » Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:04 pm

newkidontheblock wrote:
Sun Aug 19, 2018 9:04 pm
Also saw a backpacker sporting a small gym bag. Couldn’t have carried more than a change of clothes and maybe some shoes. Each arm through a handle and on the back it went. How can one survive Cambodia on a single change of clothes (or less)?
1. could just be here (or been away) for a night or two
2. could have just been arriving back from a visa run to KL or BKK.
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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by AndyKK » Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:48 pm

I tend to travel lightly these day's. For one it makes things easier. And like one poster mentioned Thailand is good for clothes.
Overall the traveling, and bringing, still amounts of plenty of items here. How much does a person need. I suppose where all different. The other day I was in Phnom Penh for a short trip of four days, only had the clothes I was wearing.
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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by Beerinthemorning » Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:52 pm

newkidontheblock wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:33 pm
So you go to Bangkok first, stop there, buy new clothes, shoes, bags, then onward to Phnom Penh? Then what do you do with all your stuff at the end? Joins the trash mountain?
NKTB......

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Re: Fewer westerners arriving?

Post by Patcan » Sat Aug 25, 2018 3:22 pm

Wear the new clothes and trash the rest...MBK for shoes and jeans...Chatuchak for shirts and shoe la_ _ _....,,,,An exciting life
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