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Cambodia trip for Manx youth

Cultural exchange for Island schoolchildren

Manx schoolchildren are taking a trip across the globe this February to take part in a cultural exchange in South-East Asia.

The Isle of Man Motor Youth Project is bringing a group of youngsters from Castle Rushen High School to a children's refugee centre in Cambodia.

They'll be teaching English, taking in the sights, and learning about the country's history and culture

Trip organiser Peter Hodgson says the expedition, now running for the eighth year, gives students valuable world experience.

He says the trip leaves a lasting impression on those who take part:

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