Bordering Cambodia are the countries of Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. It has a very youthful population with one-third comprising of individuals under the age of 14. On the other hand, 15 to 64 years old make up its two-thirds.
While famous for the magnificent UNESCO Heritage Angkor Wat temples of Siem Reap that represent the great Khmer civilization of ancient times, the dark side of Cambodia’s recent history of the Khmer Rouge is a stark reminder of how evil humanity can be. For more on this read the book or watch the movie ‘First they Killed my Father‘
There’s More To The Country than just Angkor Wat…
But the magic of Cambodia extends far beyond the walls of the Angkor Wat. In fact, the remarkable heritage of the nation is a combination of untamed wild landscapes and warm welcoming people. Its artistic past remains alive with handicrafts and silverware, which you can find in the bustling markets of Phnom Penh.
In addition, the country offers tourists diverse places to discover. This includes white sand beaches, sleepy island resorts in the Gulf of Thailand, the colourful river life on the mighty Mekong Delta that runs right through the country mixed up with the typical South East Asian charm and chaos that are bound to intrigue even the most avid traveler. Adventure seekers will love to explore the wild northeast of Cambodia where striking scenery and wildlife will greet you.
Cambodia is a country you’ll never want to leave once you set foot on it. From charming cities, rich culture, and bustling beaches, not to mention Cambodians greeting you with wide smiles, you are sure to have unforgettable experiences here.