I haven’t seen the sea since leaving Cat ba island so when I read about white sand beaches in southern Cambodia I knew I had to go there. Thanks to a recommendation from some other travelers we set our sights on Koh Rong island. It took a full day to get there, first a bus to Sihanoukville then a speed boat ferry from there. The island is not very developed, save for the main boat pier, most of the hotels and restaurants are right on the beach. There is a kind of main area where the bars and restaurants are closer together and the backpackers congregate for beach, beer and barbecue. Our bungalow was some way down the beach, where we could get away a bit from the night life.
We spent two days just relaxing on the beach, snorkeling in the clear water and just enjoying ourselves. After a long period of either traveling or sightseeing pretty much every day it felt good to just relax and do nothing for a while. There’s not much more to say, just check out the photos.