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Location 38, 39, 40: Phnom Penh, Siem Reap & Kratie, Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Mon, 18 Jul 2016 | By nnystrom | Views [572]

Phnom Penh, Siem Reap & Kratie - Cambodia I arrived in Phnom Penh from Kampot and immediately hired a tuk tuk to take me to the Killing Fields and Genocidal Museum of Cambodia.  The entire experience was extremely eye opening and very ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, killing fields, temples

Cambodia - The land of Treasure and Treachery

CAMBODIA | Sun, 29 Nov 2015 | By lhartleyiii | Views [541] | Comments [1]

Cambodia - The land of Treasure and Treachery   Rounding out the end of our second month traveling we headed to Cambodia to experience a country and culture that I knew next to nothing about.  Although we were pretty close to Cambodia ... Read more >

Tags: angkor wat, cambodia, killing fields

Cambodia - Phnom Penh

CAMBODIA | Thu, 9 Oct 2014 | By megandrob | Views [470]

Our plane trip to Vietnam was awesome. We got emergency exit seats, so we had soooo much leg room. It made me wish it was a longer flight. After the horrible one we had from Korea to Vietnam, it was pure luxury! We arrived in Phnom Penh just after 1pm, ... Read more >

Tags: khmer rouge, killing fields, palace, phnom penh, toul sleng

Fast Boat to Phnom Penh

CAMBODIA | Fri, 6 Dec 2013 | By butterfly-freed | Views [871]

It's another early morning start as, after much deliberation, I have decided to take the speed boat to Phnom Penh (pronounced Pnom Pen). It was going to be an early start regardless as yesterday a wedding ceremony got underway two doors down. A marquee ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, central market, fast boat, killing fields, olympic stadium, phnom penh, royal palace, wedding party

A Cambodian Connection

CAMBODIA | Tue, 3 Jul 2012 | By teamofgiants | Views [1031]

Sharing a meal with a Cambodian family almost always involves spreading a few mats out on the floor of the living room or the outside patio, a few bowls of rice, a bowl of soup, typically fish, and being asked multiple times if you want more.... Read more >

Tags: angkor thom, angkor wat, bamboo train, battombang, bayon, cambodia, killing fields, sihanoukville, torture chambers, tuol sleng museum

Photos: Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Wed, 20 Jun 2012 | By teamofgiants | Photo Gallery

Angkor Wat, Bamboo train, Killing Fields, Tuol Sleng Museum, and family time
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Tags: angkor thom, angkor wat, bamboo train, bas relief, baylon, carvings, killing fields, museum, temples, torture chambers

Cambodia: Second Time Around

CAMBODIA | Tue, 14 Feb 2012 | By lisaf | Views [1480]

Cambodia is a country of contrasts and contradictions.  Beautiful lush countrysides make no secret of the horrific past, the recent genocide of the Khmer Rouge that is raw to every person you meet in Cambodia.  I have travelled to Cambodia previously ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, kampong speu, kep, killing fields, volunteering

The Killing Fields

CAMBODIA | Wed, 17 Aug 2011 | By surajputhane | Views [811]

There are times when I feel am an opportunist coz am trying to capture some horrid truths and gain sympathy for my work and in the process become popular...taking photographs around the killing fields was one such time. I feel guilty putting ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, genocide, khmer rouge, killing fields, phnom penh


CAMBODIA | Mon, 12 Apr 2010 | By thebigtrip | Views [1636]

After our relatively short bus journey (at this stage an 8 hour bus journey is short) from Saigon and an easy hop across the boarder we arrived in the capital of Cambodia, Phnom Penh. When we stepped off the bus outside the central market the first ... Read more >

Tags: angkor temples, cambodia, killing fields

Guns and Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Tue, 2 Feb 2010 | By harts | Views [1902] | Comments [3]

Kurt and I met up with his Cambodian buddy (Hack) and our friend Russ on our first full day in Cambodia. We hung out the first day catching up with Russ and made plans to meet up with Hack later that evening. We bought a bottle of Whiskey and Hack and ... Read more >

Tags: cambodia, genocide museam, gun range, killing fields, phnom penh

Phnom Penh, S-21 and the Killing Fields

CAMBODIA | Wed, 12 Aug 2009 | By matsmith | Views [1304]

Welcome to Cambodia, Kingdom of Wonder. That was the sign we saw on arrival to Cambodia. It didn't seem much different to Vietnam at first, just less motorbikes and more cars. Coming in to Phnom Penh though it was obvious that this was a very different ... Read more >

Tags: fried cricket, fried tarantula, killing fields, s-21

Contemplation in Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Sun, 9 Aug 2009 | By karsoe | Views [403]

PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA - How can I write any more on the horrors of Tuol Sleng and Cheoung Ek? I've done so already, as have countless others. And they've done a far better job than me. I visited those placed for a second time recently. Their impact was ... Read more >

Tags: aid, cambodia, cheoung ek, killing fields, phnom penh, s21, tabitha foundation, tuol sleng

Crossing to Cambodia

CAMBODIA | Wed, 22 Jul 2009 | By ryanandjo | Views [1669]

We started the day by catching a long tail boat for an hour across the Mekong in monsoonal rain. Upon arriving at the boat landing we had to make our way across five boats to get to shore, testing our balancing skills. When we had safely reached dry ... Read more >

Tags: choeung ek, killing fields, kratie, phnom penh, tuol sleng

phnom penh

CAMBODIA | Wed, 12 Nov 2008 | By glimmerwing | Views [638]

The bus ride to Phnom Penh was a little eventful, in that it broke down not far from siem reap. Some thing like the belt broke and we had to wait for a new one to be brought to us. So it was fun to wait around for an hour while the buss was getting fixed.... Read more >

Tags: killing fields, phnom penh, s21, water festival

Rejected at the Vietnamese border!

CAMBODIA | Tue, 24 Jun 2008 | By jfernandes | Views [1417]

So, as I am lagging behind on my journal entries, I will zip through what happened after I left North-Eastern Cambodia. 20th June 2008 I left Ban Lung, North-Eastern Cambodia, in the early morning heading back to the capital, Phnom Penh, directly ... Read more >

Tags: happy pizza, killing fields, marijuana, opium pipe, russian market, visa

Photos: Phnom Phen, detention center and killing fields

CAMBODIA | Mon, 25 Dec 2006 | By thedukeoearl | Photo Gallery

Pics of city, Detention Center and Killing Fields
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Tags: asia, cambodia, detention center, killing fields, phnom phen, siem reap, temple ruins, thailand, travel, vacation


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