Category Archives: Cambodia

Day 4 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 24th Jan 2012

Day 4 was our earliest start – we left the kids to sleep in while Kerrie and I headed off at 5am to catch the sunrise over Angkor Wat.  Definitely worth leaving at 5am and getting to Angkor Wat by … Continue reading

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Day 3 Part 2 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 23 Jan 2012

OK…I meant to close off Day 3 Part 1 by saying that for those coffee lovers…like myself…the Blue Pumpkin has a small shop at the completion of the silk farm tour…great ice cream for the kids and coffee for me.  … Continue reading

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Day 3 Part 1 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 23rd Jan 2012

Our third day in Siem Reap was a chance to take a break from the Angkor Archaeological Park and see a bit more of Siem Reap itself. First thing is that we took the opportunity to sleep in – much … Continue reading

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Day 2 Part 2 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 22nd Jan 2012

Around lunch we headed off to Angkor Wat which is largest and most popular of all the temples – it was still busy but was evident it had been a good call by our Tuk Tuk guys not to have … Continue reading

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Hindu Story of Ravana – Siem Reap – Cambodia

A number of the Angkor Temples have long walk ways through an initial walled entrance and across gardens before getting to the main part of the temple. These walk ways were often flooded with locals trying to sell trinkets, silks … Continue reading

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Day 2 Part 1 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 22nd Jan 2012

Day 2 was an 8am start.  Our Tuk Tuk drivers thought this was too late a start for Angkor Wat (which was good advice as it turned out) and so suggested we do two other temples first and Angkor Wat … Continue reading

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Day 1 – Siem Reap – Cambodia – 21st Jan 2012

Day 1 started very early as we left our home in Kuala Lumpur around 4:30am to catch 6:30am Air Asia flight. A two hour flight and one hour time difference meant that we were going through customs at Siem Reap … Continue reading

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