What incredible places should you visit in Cambodia before you die? Too many to mention in one go, that’s for sure. If you’re lucky enough, you will get to spend a full month or more here, as it would be a shame to rush through this amazing country.
Cambodia provides its visitors with some truly magical vistas that range from ancient and jaw-droppingly beautiful, to breathtaking mountain views, and coastal scenes for miles and miles. Get your dose of history exploring the ancient temples located just outside the big city of Siem Reap. Angkor Wat and the surrounding temples and sights will be like stepping through a time portal. How did these structures get erected in the time that it did, and in the great detail and intricacies that you see here? It’s truly astonishing the work that was done.
But Cambodia is more than just ancient temples, a more recent history shows the incredible heartache the country has went through only just freshly out of the Khmer Rouge. The rough and tragic events are hard to comprehend and the wounds are still healing. The people remain friendly and positive despite all they have been through.
If you need to relax your mind after your intensive history lesson that you will get during your travels here, the southern beaches will provide that for you. Island hopping and beach bumming with plenty of beach bars to wind down at night wait for you there. There’s no right or wrong way to travel this country, just keep one thing in mind, there are plenty of places to visit in Cambodia before you die, so worrying won’t be on your list of things. Out of all the popular destinations to travel in Asia, we are pretty confident Cambodia will be near the top of your list, and this is why….