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P1010246  

P1010246

Cambodia

April 25th 2010
SIEM REAP IS THE GATEWAY TO CAMBODIA'S SPIRITUAL AND CULTURAL HEARTBEAT, THE TEMPLES OF ANGKOR. THE TOWN WAS A QUIET, SLEEPY BACKWATER UNTIL FEW YEARS AGO, BUT IT'S QUICKLY REINVENTING ITSELF AS A SOPHISTICATED CENTRE FOR THE NEW WAVE OF VISITORS PASSING THROUGH EACH YEAR. IF CAMBODIA IS HOT RIGHT NOW, SIEM REAP IS BOILING OVER! ;) Places I've been in Siem Reap are:- A ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » North » Angkor

Cambodian Flag Most Cambodians consider themselves to be Khmers, whose Angkor Empire extended over much of Southeast Asia and reached its zenith between the 10th and 13th centuries. Subsequently, attacks by the Thai and Cham (from present-day Vietnam) weakened the ... ... read more
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