Temples of Angkor – Angkor Wat and Friends

Temples of Angkor – Angkor Wat and Friends

The temples of Angkor are Cambodia’s most famous tourist attraction, a huge  temple complex built for the king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century. The ruins of Angkor are located among forests and fields and number around 1000, ranging from piles of ruble...
A Big New Market in Phnom Penh

A Big New Market in Phnom Penh

The central market in Phnom Penh is known as Phsar Thom Thmei means ‘Big New Market’ in Khmer. Its a big and a very impressive art-deco building, built in 1937, and at the time it was the largest market in Asia. The market was built by the french when Cambodia was...
Ta Prohm – Friday Photo

Ta Prohm – Friday Photo

Keeping on the Cambodia theme this weeks photo is of the incredible Ta Prohm. I found this temple much more impressive than the Angkor Wat, your really get the feeling your in a lost...
Fried Crickets in Cambodia

Fried Crickets in Cambodia

Fancy a snack in Cambodia? Look no further than fried crickets, extremely popular as a snack on bus journies. I remember after one bus trip the floor was covered with crunchy cricket remains. I tried some whilst at Angkor Wat, they really are discusting, bitter and...