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TravelPod Member ReviewsLyon d'Or Phnom Penh
15 dollars a night, clean enough, very expensive restaurant, breakfast included, next to the river.
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... disease swept through the country, killing hundreds of thousands. That wasn’t all. The Khmer Rouge killed anyone who stood in their way. Intellectuals and anyone with an education were particular targets of theirs. People would be killed if they spoke another language. People would even be killed for wearing glasses. For four years, this hell endured. In 1979, the empty city of Phnom Penh was liberated by the Vietnamese. But even after that, civil war ...
... to the one across the street. I went upstairs and sat with Miss Muy Hour and Jane in the office until Mr. Sopheak called to say he was at the main office to pay me. He and I had a nice but brief chat and then it was time to begin the real move. So back to Riverside we went, everything going according to the plan. When I left with my traveling bags earlier, one of my downstairs neighbors saw me and even though we've never been able to talk to each other, her ...
... for 50 dollars per scarf! We were given dinner by the family and a coconut for drinking, and more fruit.
We also visited some temples after lunch en route, and cycled across another ferry, this time a much smaller very basic wooden boat with only a few locals on board.
All in all it was a fantastic day out, very hot and we cycled approx 20-25km. We had a great time meeting the local people.