Cambodia January 19th 2018 Before heading to Cambodia I didn’t really know a great deal about the history of the country and as we drove from the airport into the city of Phnom Penh it immediately reminded me of India with the dusty roads, market stalls and amount of traffic on the road. Very much in contrast to Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore that we'd already visited in South East Asia.
I’d heard of Pol Pot and th ... 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