September 2005 Stay in Siem Reap, Cambodia

This is the town closest to Angkor Wat

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Our family spent 3 nights in the Bopha Angkor hotel in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Siem Reap is pronounced similar to see EHM ree UP, with the "r" being rolled.

Our personal guide was "Fin," who has a college degree in computer science and official credentials to guide tourists. He is very knowledgeable, and his English is better than any of the other guides that we overheard in the three days we were there. After the first 2 days we asked Fin to change plans for the third day, because we were tired of seeing  temples, and he smoothly switched to other types of attractions. Fin's beautiful website is at

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