Koh Oknha Tay Island in Cambodia

  • Our first view of Koh Oknha Tay Island

    Our first view of Koh Oknha Tay Island

  • There was a row of Tuk Tuk's waiting for us arranged by APT

    There was a row of Tuk Tuk's waiting for us arranged by APT

  • The roads are just dirt so if it's been dry it can be very dusty!

    The roads are just dirt so if it's been dry it can be very dusty!

  • Our first stop in Koh Oknha was to the school

    Our first stop in Koh Oknha was to the school

  • This is the storeoom for the school

    This is the storeoom for the school

  • The staff room for Koh Oknha's school

    The staff room for Koh Oknha's school

  • The second stop on Koh Oknha Tay Island was to a silk weaving factory

    The second stop on Koh Oknha Tay Island was to a silk weaving factory

  • The owner of the silk weaving farm had a strange sense of decoration!

    The owner of the silk weaving farm had a strange sense of decoration!

  • Catepillar cocoons from which the silk will be harvested

    Catepillar cocoons from which the silk will be harvested

  • Unlike Vietnam all Cambodias silk weaving is still done by hand on looms rather than machines

    Unlike Vietnam all Cambodias silk weaving is still done by hand on looms...

  • Raw, unprocessed silk

    Raw, unprocessed silk

  • It typicaly takes someone three months to train silk in silk weaving

    It typicaly takes someone three months to train silk in silk weaving

  • A lot of the staff involved in the silk weaving live a lobg way so the owner has built a mini community - The staff typicaly go home every one-three months

    A lot of the staff involved in the silk weaving live a lobg way so the owner...

  • Mulberry bushes to feed the catepillars on

    Mulberry bushes to feed the catepillars on

  • Boarding in Koh Oknha Tay was rickety to say the least! Not reccomended for wheel chairs!

    Boarding in Koh Oknha Tay was rickety to say the least! Not reccomended for...