Advertisement
« previous next »
Queue for the Children’s hospital  
   

Queue for the Children’s hospital

Walking to the bus station to buy our tickets we went past the children’s hospital. The queues of people waiting outside are waiting to get in. There’s a fence with a security guard on letting people in & out. Just inside the fencing was another large area where people were waiting to be seen. I found it incredibly upsetting seeing so many people desperate for medical care and there clearly not being the resources to see them all.
The National Museum and Palace

December 31st 2018
This morning we walked along the river front to the National Museum. It’s only a 2km walk from our hotel but being so hot and humid we stopped for an iced drink before going in. The museum costs $10 for entry and a further $5 for an audio guide. Personally I think it’s very overpriced. The museum itself is interesting with mostly religious items from the pre-Angkor (Buddhist and Hindu) and A ... read more
Asia » Cambodia » South » Phnom Penh

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
Advertisement
Tot: 2.124s; Tpl: 0.029s; cc: 7; qc: 40; dbt: 0.0359s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 3; ; mem: 1.4mb