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Siem Reap north western Temple Town in Cambodia

Siem Reap, the place I left 10 months ago, which I called home on and off for 2 years, has changed. I recently return for a short 7 days. Walking across the tarmac after exiting the plane, I breathed in the air and I was reminded once again of the unique smell the town has. Or maybe it was because we’d just missed one of the torrential down pours now the rainy season has started. The air had been cooled and the humidity dropped. By the time I’d got through visa application, where they tried to offload me with change in torn dollar notes, (bills to those of you who are American!) which aren’t legal tender in Cambodia, through customs, collected my luggage, handed in the numerous forms filled out on the plane, it was time to find my tuk tuk driver, the humidity had risen again.

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Where to eat, drink and linger in Siem Reap

Happy Hour 5-7 pm daily at Victoria Angkor Resort and Spa Hotel drinks half price and include free canapes (Fridays even cheaper $6 for 2 drinks including canapes)

Happy Hour at the Elephant Bar, Raffles Hotel as a one off

Any large hotel for the day to use their swimming pool

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