Cambodia, part 2: Silk, Mines, and a Village on Water
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Cambodia, part 2: Silk, Mines, and a Village on Water

Read part 1 of my Cambodia trip: Angkor Wat and Siem Reap According to various locals of Siem Reap, the main industry of Cambodia is hospitality and all its various by-products. If the people of Siem Reap aren’t training to work in the numerous luxury hotels, they’re working in restaurants, souvenir shops, transportation, or some other means … Continue reading

Cambodia, part 1: Angkor Wat and Siem Reap
photography / thoughts / travel

Cambodia, part 1: Angkor Wat and Siem Reap

heat. the first thing any western tourist will notice visiting cambodia. temperatures always pushing 100 and the kind of assaultive humidity that sets your body to sweaty-mess mode within minutes. while air conditioning is somewhat prevalent, you don’t often encounter the arctic freezer level settings you’ll find in the US, so heat is your constant … Continue reading