My time in Cambodia has been mixed, partly because I've been sick for a lot of the time and partly because it seems to be a country in flux. Still struggling with its history and terrible past as well as it's current status as Vietnam and Chinas bullied younger sibling. There's a palpable thirst for change from many people here and I think that may have opened pockets of opportunity for exploitation. From foreign ownership of sites such as angkor Wat to the se...
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After my initial assertions about angkor Wat, I visited again the following day early morning. Far fewer tourists allowed me to actually experience the place without being whacked in the arm by giant cameras. It was altogether a better and more peaceful experience and it's a stunning temple. I also visited many other smaller temples, hidden in the jungle, most of them with only a handful of visitors. My favourite was a palace built in homage to many different god...