While often overshadowed by neighboring Thailand for its tropical islands and Vietnam for its natural beauty, Cambodia should not be overlooked on either count. Indeed, the fact that its gorgeous southwest coast is a little lesser known makes for a more tranquil retreat, away from the well-worn sunseekers’ trail. With the crystal waters of the […]
A trip to historic and fascinating Cambodia can be a whirlwind of sensations: from the mystic temples and the vibrant cities to the dramatic countryside – not to mention the country’s tragic past – there is a lot to take in. But a well-balanced itinerary covering the numerous historic and spiritual marvels, combined with a […]
Home to one of the wonders of the world, not to mention several others that could arguably be considered for the big seven, Siem Reap, Cambodia is packed with sites of interest that may seem daunting to navigate.
Situated about two hours north of Siem Reap, Phnom Kulen is a worthy full-day excursion away from the most famous Khmer temples of Angkor. This is one of the most historically significant places in Cambodia.
Once the jewel of French Indochine, Angkor Wat remains the largest religious building in the world. Touring via helicopter can be the adventure of a lifetime.
A visit to the notorious Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, known as S-21, as well as the Killing Fields to learn more about what happened here.
When you’re about to engage in a live land mine field you’d better wear your halo, as in the orb which hovers over beings from the angelic realm. Following in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie and Princess Diana, I went to visit a land mine dig in Cambodia. I brought along my family for moral support.