Photo of small village life near Tonle Sap Lake, outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
Village near Tonle Sap Lake, outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia

This week’s Photo Friday (#FriFotos) theme is VILLAGES.  Pictured is a small (and very wet) village near Tonle Sap Lake, not far from Siem Reap Cambodia.


Photo of Angkor Thom Temple in Siem Reap, Cambodia, with pool relection.
Angkor Thom Temple - Siem Reap, Cambodia

 This week’s Photo Friday (#FriFotos on Twitter) theme is REFLECTIONS.  In late October 2007, Chris and I traveled to Siem Reap, Cambodia to see Angkor Wat and many of the other temples nearby.  Pictured above is Angkor Thom Temple, with its reflection in the pool.


Cambodia trip report

by Chris on December 26, 2009

Trip report on visit to Cambodia, including information on Angkor Wat and Tonle Sap in Siem Reap.
Outside Tonle Sap, Cambodia

My husband and I went to southeast Asia on our three-week honeymoon back in October 2007, so the report is a bit older – and longer – than others. We spent three full days in Siem Reap and visited Angkor Wat (touring with a guide), visited a school supported by the Ponheary Ly Foundation and […]


Passports with Purpose

by Chris on December 8, 2009

About Passports with Purpose, a donation-based fundraiser for Cambodian schools sponsored by travel bloggers
Student at the Knar School, outside Siem Reap, Cambodia

As a mainstream media journalist, I had to put aside some of my passions – or at least put them on the downlow. That’s because newspapers want their reporters and editors act as recorders and interpreters, not advocates. That’s not necessarily a bad thing. A political campaign could easily claim bias if a scandal around their […]

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