Phnom Penh, Cambodia

A mixture of Cambodian hospitality, Asian exotica and Indochinese charm await the visitor to Phnom Penh. This riverside capital is abuzz with youthful energy, bursting with boutiques, art galleries and quirky, delicious cafes taking residence in the French colonial mansions of old.
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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Phnom Penh. #TuolSleng #S21

Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Phnom Penh. #TuolSleng #S21

Palace was constructed after King Norodom relocated the royal capital from Oudong to Phnom Penh #PhnomPenhCityTour #RoyalPalace #Oudong

Palace was constructed after King Norodom relocated the royal capital from Oudong to Phnom Penh

The Throne Hall inside the Royal Palace complex #PhnomPenh #RoyalPalace #SilverPagoda

The Throne Hall inside the Royal Palace complex

“The killing fields”, Choeung-Ek in #Phnom Penh. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia

“The killing fields”, Choeung-Ek in Phnom Penh.

Learning about the brutality of war at the Toul Sleng Museum. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #PhnomPenh

Learning about the brutality of war at the Toul Sleng Museum.

This former school was used as a prison by Pol Pot’s security forces and became the largest centre for detention and torture during the rule of the Khmer Rouge. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #PhnomPenh

This former school was used as a prison by Pol Pot’s security forces and became the largest centre for detention and torture during the rule of the Khmer Rouge.

Enjoying a tuk tuk ride. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #PhnomPenh

Enjoying a tuk tuk ride.

Wat Phnom is a Buddhist temple located in Phnom Penh. It was built in 1373, and stands 27 metres above the ground. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #WatPhnom #PhnomPenh

Wat Phnom is a Buddhist temple located in Phnom Penh. It was built in and stands 27 metres above the ground.

Tuol Sleng means 'Hill of the Poisonous Trees' and was only one of the many execution centres in Cambodia under the rule of the Khmer Rouge. #TuolSleng #S21 #Khmer Rouge #PhnomPenhCityTour

Tuol Sleng means 'Hill of the Poisonous Trees' and was only one of the many execution centres in Cambodia under the rule of the Khmer Rouge.


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Ancient architecture #Cambodia #PhnomPenh #AsianArchitecture

Ancient architecture #Cambodia #PhnomPenh #AsianArchitecture

The Throne Hall inside the Royal Palace complex #PhnomPenh #RoyalPalace #SilverPagoda

The Throne Hall inside the Royal Palace complex

Palace was constructed after King Norodom relocated the royal capital from Oudong to Phnom Penh #PhnomPenhCityTour #RoyalPalace #Oudong

Palace was constructed after King Norodom relocated the royal capital from Oudong to Phnom Penh

Cruising slowly, enjoying the breeze and the scenery of the countryside. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #oxcarttours #SiemReap

Cruising slowly, enjoying the breeze and the scenery of the countryside.

Impossible to get a history lesson of this magnitude from a computer! #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #Angkor #SiemReap

Impossible to get a history lesson of this magnitude from a computer!

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” - Mother Teresa - #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #People #GlobalVillageHousing

“Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.” - Mother Teresa - #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #People #GlobalVillageHousing

Scratching the surface of the Kingdom of Wonder. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #SiemReap

Scratching the surface of the Kingdom of Wonder.

Taking a closer look at the Seat of the Khmer Empire. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #SiemReap

Taking a closer look at the Seat of the Khmer Empire.

The Angkor Centre for the Conservation of Biodiversity. #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia #SiemReap

The Angkor Centre for the Conservation of Biodiversity.

Visiting Kampong Phluk - "Harbor of the Tusks". #SiemReap #VietnamSchoolTours #Cambodia

Visiting Kampong Phluk - "Harbor of the Tusks".

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