Phnom Penh is the capital, largest city and most wealthy city in Cambodia. The city was first settled in 1372. It did not become very important untill Angkor fell to Siam, at that time the King of Cambodia moved the capital nearby to current day Phnom Penh. Phnom Penh itself was not official the capital of Cambodia until 1865.
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Quoting Hina-go-go Hi, Terry, I'm heading to Thailand n regions. Thanks Holly. Holly, I have friends in Phnom Penh that help orphans and poor families with: shelter, food, medical, schooling, etc. They can always use another volunteer to help out, no fees involved. If this is something ...
Tuol Sleng in Phnom Penh and the Killing Fields are a popular "dark tourism" destination. You don't leave Tuol Sleng in a particularly happy mood. ...