Wayne Hazle's Cambodia Trip 2001

Day 6 Monday July 2nd

Vietnamese Floating Villages, Silk Farm, Phnom Penh

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No temple touring this day. Now I would go out among the people!

Vietnamese Floating Villages -

Amazing floating houses along the Tonle Sap. (For some reason some of these pictures didn't scan well. I think my scanner didn't like the bright colors.)

417 BROKEN 418 419 420 BROKEN 421 Floating school 422
423 424 Floating Market 425More monkeys 426 Pigs 427 428 Birds
429 430 431 Kid with a snake 432 Snake & monkey 433 the snake alone 434 Large fish for food
435 436 437 438 439 440 A family on their boat
441 More pigs 442 Kids on canoe 442 443 444 What are they cooking? 445 Cool houses
446 447 A cornocopia 448 What are these sausages made of? 449 450 Another day of adventure  

Silk Farm -

I got see see the entire stage of process silk, from the silk worm, to looming, to dyeing, all the way to making a beautiful silk scarf

  451 Silk worms 452 More worms 453 454 The cocoons
455 A worm in my hand 456 Raw silk strands 457 Looming 458 or is this the loom? 459 After thread has been dyed.
460 The status report of who has done what 461 Before dying 462    

Miscellaneous -

My arrival at Siem Reap airport. The grounds of the incredible Sofital Royal Angkor.

299The airport 300Me ready for adventure 301The airport terminal 302 A view from my room at the Sofitel 303 BROKEN
304 My room! Amazing huh? 305The grounds 306 The bar in the pool. 307 What a huge pool. 308 A cool bridge.
309 310 Cricket on lamp. 311BROKEN 312 At one of the entrances 313 Me getting ready for breakfast
314Me at breakfast with waitress 315 What a feast! 316 Mmmm 317 Cambodian dancer 318
319 Me with dancers 320