Monica Angkor Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
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... and cloudy. Once we arrived we began looking around Angkor Wat and taking lots of pictures. Soon enough it was chucking it down with rain again - I felt very smug in my Berghaus. We tried to go up a tower in the middle of the temple thinking we could watch the supposed sunset from there but it turns out that they shut that area at 5pm. It was now 5.15pm and the sunset wasn't supposed to set until 6.15pm. We enquired about where people usually watch the sunset from and it ...
... when the water is higher and rougher the village up and moves into the channel where the water is calmer. Everything is there from the school, church, shop The children ride around in this bowl shaped vessels, which they paddle to school, the shops and friends. The lake is their lifeline and we saw children collecting cockles on the beach and fisherman were out casting their nets into the ...
... definitely what we needed to get us going for the next couple days. So far we have explored for two days. The first day we saw a lot. We knew the whole Angkor complex was huge but seeing it really put it into perspective, it's ENORMOUS. There is an overwhelmingly large amount of temples to see, one could spend weeks here and still have more temples to explore. The preservation of Angkor is one thing that make it stand out compared to other ...
... Volunteers are vetted by bona fide organisations or through word of mouth only.) Just before we left at around 5, we bathed the children and re-dressed them and it was hilarious to have all these adorable naked toddlers and babies running around the place.
There is a huge dilemma about orphanages in Cambodia and about UNICEF's endorsement of adoption and fostering as an alternative (see their factsheet on residential care in ...
... how good it was. I think, still being sick, I didn't enjoy it as much as I could have, but the atmosphere was still nice. Also, there was the loudest, heaviest rainfall imaginable but it only lasted for about 5-10 minutes! Friday was sports/games day yet again! The morning kids got to go to the playground for the first half hour. It's really sweet when we walk over there, since each kid hangs on to the shirt of the kid ...