Angkor Wat and more

We flew to Siem Reap, Cambodia, with high anticipation of seeing the famous archaeological sites including Angkor Wat.  But first, we toured Tonle Sap Lake to see how the local people live in floating villages.  Modern amenities are lacking, to say the least. Then it was on to the fabulous ancient holy city of Angkor. … More Angkor Wat and more

Phnom Penh, Cambodia

We left Vientiane, Laos and flew to Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia.  The royal palace was opened in 1870.  The buildings and grounds are meticulously maintained.  This is a popular attraction with locals and foreign tourists alike. The city has a population of around 3 million.  As with all of the cities we visited … More Phnom Penh, Cambodia