Battambang is in northwestern Cambodia. It is the capital of the leading rice-producing province of the country. Battambang remains the hub of Cambodia's northwest, connecting the region with Phnom Penh and Thailand. The city is situated on the Sangkae River, a tranquil, small body of water that winds its way picturesquely through Battambang Province. As…

In the event that you have never gone to the Angkor Wat UNESCO Site here are a few tips for getting the most out of a visit to the Angkor Wat complex. The temples including Angkor Wat are the most well known in Cambodia. You can best appreciate going to this sanctuary in the early…

  Pagodas are Temples where the monks live. They seem to always be spectacularly beautiful and ornate. And there are so many of them in Phnom Penh. We have watched the monks, every morning, going from business to business, blessing them and getting alms from the people. I talked to the Cambodians who were running…

The Killing Fields were sobering to say the least, listening to the audio was heart breaking.  I knew this would be a difficult trip even before we went. John and I always try to learn as much as we can before we enter a country and choose the places we want to visit. I was…