Cambodia, also known as Kampuchea, covers an area of 181,035 square kilometers and has a population of about 12 million. Ninety percent of the population consists of ethnic Cambodians, called Khmers, with the remaining ten percent consisting of Vietnamese, Chinese, and the semi-nomadic tribal groups scattered in the mountains of the northeast. More than ninety percent of Cambodians citizens are Buddhists. The dominant features of the Cambodian landscape are the Mekong River and the Tonle Sap (Great Lake). The central low ..[Read More]
cambodia-classic If you are traveling to South East Asia, and looking for a short side trip to Cambodia, then this is a trip for you. Begin the tour from the capital of Cambodia Phnom Penh, the largest religious complex in the world, with some of the magnificent architects in the South East Asia. Fly to Siem Reap, literally "Siam Defeated", commemorates a Khmer victory over the neighboring kingdom of Thailand. is quite laid-back and all in all a pleasant place to stay .. [Read More]