Ancient History, Part II: Ruins March 3rd 2011 I mentioned that I visited some ancient ruins during my time at the wedding.
I couldn't incorporate it into my wedding entry; as I sat down to write this entry, I realized I had no idea where it was, the name of the city, or the time period these temples and buildings date from. So I cannot write much about this experience, except to mention that it cost money and was a fairly nice way to spen ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » North » Tonlé Sap 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