Phnom Penh ~ Cambodia

This is the largest and most metropolitan city in Cambodia. There are many French influences in the building structures. So far this is one of my favorite cities on this trip. This city is very rich in history and culture. The traffic is much heavier here than other cities in Cambodia. The Statue of King Norodom Sihanouk is in the center of town. The monument was built and dedicated to the King in 2013. At night its beautiful to see. TheRead more

Chiang Mai Thailand

Chiang Mai is located in the northern part of Thailand. The word Chiang Mai means new city. This is also the home to the hill tribes. Even though Chiang Mai is north, the weather is still very hot with humidity. Enough humidity to make you sweat and become very agitated when your hungry.  From Bangkok it’s a 1 1/2 hour flight.  Visiting the Chiang Mai City Arts & Cultural Center, I learned that Chiang Mai was once filled with teak woodRead more