Monica Angkor Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Breakfast Available
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We gave away the chance for another spectacular sunrise to get an extra hours sleep, and instead made a 7.30 start for Beng Mealea., 80km from Siem Reap. A little too far for a tuk tuk do we had the luxury of a car today. I BEng Mealea is like Ta Phrom on steroids. Overgrown and more ruined, and in places covered in moss and lichen. The guidebook said leave the wooden walkways and clamber over the ruins to get the best ...
... hepled to cool us down.
After 2 hours at Angkor it was time to visit more temples; Bakong, Preah Ko and Lolei. Lolei is a working temple. You have the ruins of the original temple plus the new one.
After lunch we journeyed up the river to Kampong Phluk which is a town on the edge and in the lake Tonle Sap. ...
... and children, passed through this facility, most to be executed at the Choung Ek Killing Fields 14km outside of Phnom Penh. A high school and primary school were converted to use as this prison, and it still looks like it as you wander the balconies and look into what were once classrooms. The people in charge were meticulous about keeping notes and documenting everything that went on in the prison, and there are several rooms full of photographs of ...
... Now for the VIP bus, some nice cushions were about as VIP as it got. It ended up being a smaller bus than ones we usually get, and so less leg room. Most importantly however was that a smaller bus means the impact of some horrendous Cambodian highways were felt far, far more! I've never had such an uncomfortable bus journey, literally being thrown into the air as we would hit a change from road to bridge. It almost ...
... walked in. Examples included Percocet, diazepam, tramadol, and basically there was a medication to treat any ailment. I bought some lisinopril just in case I ran out. It was around $3 a pack of 30. The taxi arrived at exactly 1530 and we sped off to the tiny airport that is Sihanoukville International. We checked in and made our way toward the gate. There are only 2 gates in the airport. At security we started loading the carry-on's to be scanned and the ...