Other Adventure Minded Individuals, their Company’s and others sites of interest:
Unfortunately the first place on list, The California 2, has recently closed. But Jimmy still maintains a cyber presence at his old website address, and a barstool at Sharkeys. The website is still a good source of information and we hope that Jimmy decides to go back into the bed and board business soon…
HOLD THE PRESS! NEWS FLASH – JIMMY’S BACK IN BUSINESS – CHECK IT OUT!
A little Oasis in the heart of Phnom Penh, great Thai food and a pool:
What trip to Cambodia would be complete without a trip out to one of the paradise islands. In our humble opinion the best is to be found on Koh Rong Saloem and goes by the apt title Lazy Beach. Paradise found.
EATING AND ENTERTAINMENT/Phnom Penh
Visit the longest running and most successful rosk and roll bar in Phnom Penh. Cold beer, pool and the best food, especially Mexican and Thai fusion, to be found ANYWHERE
EATING AND ENTERTAINMENT/Ratanakiri
New drinking place and adventure provider in Banlung are ‘The Dutch Couple’ Eco-tourism tour agency along with their Apocalypse Bar. Great bar, and a good place to start your kayak adventures in the fabualous untouched environment of Northern Ratanakiri
GENERAL INFO/About Cambodia online
Thinking of moving to Cambodia? For relevant and up-to-date advice on the country from an expats view point check out:
Need to find a number or web-address try:
For the best online guides, written from inside the country and kept upto date try:
A new info provider for tourists and expats is Voice of Cambodia, check it out:
WEBSITE BUILDING/the best
For top quality web design and logo production.
For a more professional on-line web presence go to
PHOTOGRAPHY/Cambodia and International
Check out Canadian Bill Irwins snaps at
Another Canadian who takes fantastic pics and has a long relationship with Cambodia through a lens is Ian Taylor. His pics can be found at
For Pleasure flights around Phnom Penh or into the Provinces, or flight tuition, check out Adrian and his Ultralights at:
BIKES/tours, expeditions and gear
My new best friends are the guys at Atomic Moto, USA who provided me with the best bike pants I’ve used in Cambodia to date: Klim Mojaves. Buy a pair.
Big Ben took the hard ridin,’ hard writin’ Goba on one of the Extreme Rally Raids, a motorcycle tour he was certain to never forget. At the time Goba was writing for one of the Big Dirt Bike Mags in Australia. This is what he wrote:
Looking for Biker Relevant up-to-date information from around the region then you need look no further than the Golden Triangle Riders Forum or GT-Rider. Constantly updated content from riders on the road, complete with pictures, GPS maps and co-ordinates and a forum for bouncing ideas around.
To know about all things off-road Honda, especially the XR and XRV Africa Twins visit
Get Advice from the world of International Motorcycle Adventurers. A wealth of up to date information from people currently traveling on two wheels in all four corners of the globe.
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Shopping for bikes, parts, tours or advice check out:
BOATS/tours and charters
Back in the UK the best boat tour operators can be found on the most Westerly point of Wales. Check out the 500 HP jet boat ‘Ocean Ranger’ – where Zeman, of Cambodia Expeditions, can be found skippering when he’s not in Cambodia:
Don’t want a boat but want a racing car, then hey, we can sort you out there as well. Check out the other half of Thousand Islands Expeditions Incorporated, the race car division:
If 500 hp jet boats and race cars are a little faster than the pace you like to travel how about kayaking round the Pembrokeshire coast. Fantastic scenerey, top guide:
If you like Thailand and like to sail then look no further than these guys. They love to sail, and when not sailing love to ride motorcycles:
And old Buddy Mike Rowley recommends these guys for Himalayan mountain trekking