There are numerous businesses in the city center that ever-obliging tuk-tuk drivers will be happy to take you to.
These are more tailored to Asian customers that prefer Vietnamese women, who dominate Phnom Penh’s regulated sex scene.
So this was my chance to explore the beautiful state of NE.
The pricing policy of Khmer (Cambodian) prostitutes is quite clear.
Prices are basically determined by the nationality of the customer. There are a lot of countries, and Cambodia is no exception, where it is possible to negotiate with the girl and try to go with her for less money, but it is considered as a mauvais ton, and to get paid less than $20 means losing face and respect.
Tasks range from minor to major, from unskilled to highly skilled, and include painting, drywall repair, remodeling, minor plumbing work, minor electrical work, household carpentry, sheetrock, crown moulding, and furniture assembly (see more complete list below.) The term handyman is occasionally applied as an adjective to describe politicians or business leaders who make substantial organizational changes, such as overhauling a business structure or administrative division.
One trend is that fewer homeowners are inclined to do fix-up jobs, perhaps because of time constraints, perhaps because of lack of interest; one reporter commented "my family's fix-it gene petered out before it reached my generation." Generally the job of paid handyman is low status, a semi-skilled labor job.
At the same time, unpaid homeowners skilled at repairs are valued for saving money.
And handyman tools sometimes become useful in different places: for example, when a proper neurological drill was not available, an Australian doctor used a handyman's drill in 2009 to open a hole in the head of a 13-year-old boy to relieve pressure after a brain injury; the boy's life was saved.
Also there is the Puskarini, or Holy Pond, where the Buddha's mother took the ritual dip prior to his birth and where he had his first bath.
At other sites near Lumbini, earlier Buddhas were, according to tradition, born, then achieved ultimate Enlightenment and finally relinquished their earthly forms.
Who thinks about all these while planning for a trip? We all of us, in my family loves DIY Backpacker Tour instead of going with any Tour Operators.