Battembang hadn’t been on our radar until pretty much the day before we went there. It’s kind of on the way to Phnom Penh and having heard a few good things about it, we decided to tear ourselves away from Caryl and Paul’s place in Siem Reap and head towards Battembang via a very beautiful 3ish hour bus ride.
The first thing the boys did when we arrived in Guwahati from Cherapunjee was get a Goddamned haircut. Who did they think they were with their wayward locks and their scruffy beards!?
For guys, a trim is a great experience. For £1 you get a haircut, a cut-throat shave and a head, neck and shoulder massage. Some barbers operate out of small salons, whereas some simply occupy a small section of a wall upon which they hang a mirror. A chair and a few grooming tools are their only other business overheads.
HIYA, we're Tom and Amy. We left the UK in Feb 2016 to explore what the rest of the world has to offer. Amy left her job teaching music and Tom left his making videos. We hope to fill this blog with a combination of musings, creative offerings and useful advice. Let's be inspired! x