Cambodia August 18th 2007 The bus to Phnom Penh was quite good, and due to a lack of people onboard, we could fully recline our seats into an almost horizontal position. There was a little phaffing at the border, but we had come to expect this of Vietnam. Luckily, our second encounter with Vietnamese immigration officials was considerably faster and less worrying than the first.
There was an instant stark contrast betwe ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Phnom Penh 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