AnneMarie and Andrew

Annemarie and Andrew – Trekking Asia

Siem Reap: Day 3


Posted on Jan 5, 2014

This was to be our best day around the Angkor temples. We had deliberately left Angkor Wat to the final day on the recommendation that if you see the best first everything else would be a bit dull and not as impressive. We had also booked a tour so we had a guide for the day. Even better the tour was limited to no more than 8 people and included lunch. The tour was at the top end of the budget but worth it to be in a small group been...

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Siem Reap: Day 1


Posted on Dec 29, 2013

We had read before arriving in Siem Reap that getting the three day pass was the best way to see the Angkor area. The Lonely Planet guide had a recommendation to spend the first few days exploring the smaller temples further away and build up to Angkor Wat on the final day. Otherwise, after seeing the biggest and best first everything else would look a small and not as good in comparison. For our first day we decided to hire bikes ($2...

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