Category Archives: Cambodia

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An Artist’s Palette ~ Cambodia (part 3) by Lynne Mayhew

In addition to temples, visitors have discovered the floating village of Chong Kneas located ten kilometers south of Siem Reap, Cambodia, on the Tonle Sap Lake. The van ride took us past numerous rice paddies […]

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An Artist’s Palette ~ Cambodia (part 2) by Lynne Mayhew

A traveler or a tourist does not go to Cambodia without visiting the ancient temples of Angkor, located near Siem Reap. This vast empire weaves throughout Indochina, but the royal roads lead to Angkor Wat, […]

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An Artist’s Palette ~ Cambodia (part 1) by Lynne Mayhew

We take the Hang Chau 2 speed boat from Chau Doc on the Mekong River to Phnom Penn, a five hour trip which includes two border stops along the way. One is to exit Vietnam […]

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Cambodia’s Past ~ One Man’s Story

Wat Phnom is a Buddhist Temple that has stood atop of the only hill in Phnom Penh since 1373.  Late in the afternoon, as the sun was setting over Phnom Penh, we stood at its […]

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Postcard from Angkor Wat, Cambodia

  Cambodia is quite a contrast to Vietnam – slower paced and less frenetic. Also a much smaller and less densely populated country, with a population of 14 million vs. 87 million in Vietnam. Prior […]

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