Phnom Penh, Cambodia
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Farming on Boeung Kak lake, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 23, 2004

Boeung Kak lake was leased to a development company in 2007 which subsequently filled the entire lake with sand and begain building condos. This photo is now a glimpse of history as this place no longer exists.


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Wat Phnom, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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National Museum Buddha sculptures, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Monkeys at Wat Phnom, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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Banks of the Tonle Sap River, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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National Museum, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Sunset view of Boeung Kak lake from Number 9 Guesthouse — March 23, 2004


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Life on Boeung Kak lake, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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National Museum, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004

The National Museum building houses the largest bat population found in a human-made structure. Efforts to remove the bats proved unecological so artificial ceilings were implemented to protect the treasure in the museum from the dropping bat dung. Sunset is the best time.


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Wat Phnom, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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Royal Hall, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Playing on the tracks, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 23, 2004


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Central Market, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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Royal Palace, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Wat Phnom, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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Wat, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 18, 2004


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Faded glory, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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National Museum, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Phnom Penh central market, Cambodia — March 13, 2004

This entire downtown area of Phnom Phen had remarkable similarities to the spaceport town of Mos Eisley on the planet Tatooine in Star Wars. Like that place, bizarre Food creatures, weird foods and sketchy people were all here as well.


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National Museum, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Bugs for lunch for sale, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 13, 2004

The guys on the left tasted better…

Roneat ek រនាតឯក music in Wat Phnom, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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Guesthouses on Boeung Kak lake, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 23, 2004


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National Museum, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 14, 2004


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Guesthouses on Boeung Kak lake, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 23, 2004


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Monkeys at Wat Phnom, Cambodia — March 13, 2004


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Central Market, Phnom Penh, Cambodia — March 13, 2004

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