Cambodian food

Cambodia’s Other Hunger

My last post was about Cambodian food because, in the past five days, eating is about the only interesting thing I have done. I have mostly been in bed with a cold (it’s over now!).  During my time in the hotel room, I also wrote  a little about Cambodia. I have gone back and forth about whether to post a story that is so tragic.  But I am not describing the real Cambodia if the only things I share are my isolated experiences as a privileged tourist.

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Fork in the Road

DSCN1239Cambodia has been a sort of feeding frenzy for me.  Maybe because its tourist infrastructure is relatively new, Cambodia has a lot of restaurants that have updated traditional dishes in ways that make them less greasy, less salty, fresher, and healthier than food I have had anywhere else in Asia.

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Sabbayrikreay Waiting For Carol

DSCN1098For the past few days, I have been in Siem Reap, home to Cambodia’s famous historic site, Angkor Wat.  I haven’t visited Angkor Wat yet because I am waiting to enjoy it with friend Carol, who is arriving tonight from Ho Chi Minh City (yippee!!). In the meantime, I haven’t had a hard time entertaining myself.

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