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A Siem Reap Eexperience

A November 2007 trip to Siem Reap by PonyGirl2

Chivit Thai Photo, Siem Reap, Cambodia More Photos
Quote: We had 3 days in Siem Reap, and left wishing for more.

A Siem Reap Experience


We had 3 days in Siem Reap, which was just not enough time. The temples are amazing, definately a must see. But, for us anyway, two days of temples were enough. We enjoyed spending time in the town, driving around the countryside, and interacting with the locals much more. They are a wonderful group of people, and are sincerely happy and proud of their beautiful country.Quick Tips: Good to have a guide for the first day or two of temple exploration, but after that it would be good to go it on your take your time and get your own experience out of it. It seemed like a long ride from town to the temples to take a tuk-tuk ride there, better off in a car. Try not to get anoyed or b...Read More

Chivit Thai

Restaurant | "Chivet Thai"

Chivit Thai Photo, Siem Reap, Cambodia
This restaurant was by far my favorite. The atmosphere can't be beat...courtyard dining or sheltered floor seating, and an open kitchen in the "backyard". The food was amazing, a choice of local Khmer or Thai food. And the prices incredible- the 4 of us ate like kings for $25 total. Oh, and the service, the best anywhere. This restaurant is a must.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 13, 2007

Chivit Thai
Route #6
Siem Reap, Cambodia

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