Paradigm shift

Hydrologic is a social enterprise who distribute effective and affordable ceramic water purifiers to rural Cambodian families. The ceramic filters are locally produced by mixing clay with rice husks that are pressed in a pot shape. After the clay is fired the rice husks burn away leaving small pores less than 0.2 µm. The filter … More Paradigm shift

Angkor

Angkor is a region in Cambodia that served as the seat of the powerful Khmer Hindu-Buddhist empire in Southeast Asia. According my Lonely Planet Angkor is one of the most impressive ancient sites on earth, with the epic proportions of the Great Wall of China, the detail and intricacy of the Taj Mahal and the … More Angkor

Lucky in Cambodia

I was already sweating and panting when I walked out of the airport in Siem Reap (Cambodia). 37 degrees Celcius. I organised my luggage in the shadow and decided where to go. Someone with a cap came at me and asked with a bright smile if he could bring me anywhere. We chatted a bit … More Lucky in Cambodia