One of the most spectacular temples in Asia, if not the world, is the Angkor Wat Temple in Siem Reap. But for a budget-conscious backpacker, the options are limited. A one-day ticket will set you back $20, and a three-day ticket is $40 (all prices in USD).
Let’s be honest, most backpackers want to have it all, and in Siem Reap, you can have it all.
Spending a few extra days exploring the markets, cafe’s and bars, and, of course, the temples, will be well worth your time.
In the heart of this tiny French colonial town is the infamous Pub Street. While most guidebooks will claim that this is the place to be and the center of activity — keep looking.
If you are visiting Siem Reap and want to party all night, get a tuk-tuk to pick you up somewhere at 5 a.m. to see the sunrise at Angkor Wat; these are the top five places to be…”
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