On our Southeast Asia trip around the holidays we decided to spend New Years Eve in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh. As soon as we got out from the airport, we were jumped by tuk-tuk drivers who offered us a ride to the city center for 15 dollars but in the…

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Bayon We wrote about Angkor Wat in our previous post but there are numerous other temples in the Angkor complex that are worth a visit. On our first day after the sunrise at Angkor Wat we reached Bayon – the temple with many faces, somewhere around 11am. The sun was already…

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The temples of Angkor are Cambodia’s most iconic sight. They used to be the center of the ancient Khmer empire. It is a complex of multiple temples, some in better state than others, spread across thousands of hectares near Siem Reap. Most people know of Angkor Wat, the biggest and…

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