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TravelTuesday Picture of the Week – Boating on Tonle Sap (Siem Reap, Cambodia)

The Tonle Sap is a large combined river and lake system in Cambodia. It is also the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia. On my last day in Siem Reap, I made a trip to the Tonle Sap to see the community living on it. There was everything from floating homes to floating schools and...

Get on a Boat! The Pallada at VivoCity, Singapore

I was coming home from a quick trip at work when I noticed this HUGE ship at the harbour. Eventually, I found out that it was the Russian tallship Pallada, currently berthed at VivoCity, a mall in Singapore. I snapped some photos of it, and even managed to take a photo of an authentic Russian...

Before Sunset (Tonle Sap: Day 9, 08-Apr-09)

I had spent a good morning at Angkor Wat on my last full day in Siem Reap. After a cloudy sunrise and a wet excursion at the temple itself, I went to Angkor National Museum for a bit of historical and cultural background which, in hindsight, I probably should have done before exploring the temples...