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ArticleGrubs whores and landminesHits 6344 | Last Modified 2007-05-29 About an hour inside Cambodia we stopped at a roadside establishment that had been spawned simply to service tourists en route to Siem Reap from the border. The staff inside happily accepted any currency and provided change in tattered Cambodian Reals, which resulted in a lot of confused looking tourists - Reals are worth about 3,900 to the US dollar, so even if people wanted to check their change, they had a hard time because most of them had handed over Thai baht in the first place. After a few weeks in Cambodia, you either become an expert in tri-currency conversion, or lose a lot of cash.MiscGuest House Sok San, Hotel RegulationsHits 3792 | Last Modified 2007-05-29 This was written in our room when we stayed in the Guest House Sok San, Cambodia. It struck me as amusing at the time.