Angkor Silk Farm 1
Cambodia is a sovereign state located in the southern portion of the Indochina peninsula in Southeast Asia. It is 181,035 square kilometres (69,898 square miles) in area, bordered by Thailand to the northwest, Laos to the northeast, Vietnam to the east and the Gulf of Thailand to the southwest. Cambodia has a population of over 15 million. The official religion is Theravada Buddhism, practised by approximately 95 percent of the population. The country’s minority groups include Vietnamese, Chinese, Chams and 30 hill tribes. The capital and largest city is Phnom Penh, the political, economic and cultural centre of Cambodia. The kingdom is an elective constitutional monarchy with a monarch, currently Norodom Sihamoni, chosen by the Royal Throne Council as head of state. The head of government is the Prime Minister, currently Hun Sen, the longest serving non-royal leader in Southeast Asia, ruling Cambodia since 1985.
Ta Som Temple – Neak Pean – Preah Khan Temple 1
Banteay Srei – Prae Roup Temple 1
Baphuon – Phimeanakas – Terrace of the Elephants – Terrace of the Leper King – Ta Keo – Ta Prohm In case you haven’t seen it yet, here’s part 1. 1
When I first arrived in Siem Reap 5 years ago, it was a smaller town with some paved roads in the center and dusty dirt roads out leading to scattered…Read More
Sunrise – Angkor Wat Angkor Thom – Bayon Temple 1