Cambodia Snapshots: NO Traffic!

Cambodia Snapshots

You know, one of the things I appreciated about Phnom Penh when I first visited in 2004? That you can actually get from point A in the north to point B in the south of the city in less than an hour. Alas! Things are starting to change. Nowadays, traffic here is starting to get […]

September 11, 2011

Cambodia Snapshots: Baroque Lamposts

Cambodia Snapshots

Usual lamp posts you can see on Phnom Penh parks. I kinda like it, its ornate, so lavish. I feel like I’m in Europe when I see this. This photo was taken in the park in front of the Royal Palace and Sisowath Quay. I think they’ll be repainting these posts soon. Some posts on […]

April 16, 2011

Cambodia Snapshots: Old French

Cambodia Snapshots

As an old French colony, Cambodia and Phnom Penh has its fair share of beautiful French style buildings. But this one is my favorite. I know its an abandoned building and badly neglected but to me that gives it a different sort of appeal. I’m thinking ghosts and vampires whenever I see it. But, it […]

April 10, 2011

Cambodia Snapshots: Flag Gallery

Cambodia Snapshots

┬áMy personal nickname for this place: The Flag Gallery. Along riverfront,Sisowath Quay…The whole riverside stretch is lined with flags of different countries. My daughter likes walking along this place and guessing which country each flag belongs to.. This is also an entry for my Cambodia Snapshot series and Scenic Sunday.  

April 9, 2011