A Visit to the Floating Village of Chong Khneas – A Drifting Community

The Siam Reap province is best-known as the gateway to Angkor. But, it’s also the location of Tonle Sap Lake, where’ll you’ll find scenic floating villages like Chong Khneas. It’s one of a handful of floating village open to foreigners Located at the northern end of the lake, the village of Chong Khneas is home…

The Art of Making the Golden Silk – An Amazing Cambodian Craftsmanship

Cambodia is well-known for its traditional silk production and weaving. The art of weaving those golden threads was practised by women. Read on and know the refined process of silk production. The production process The ‘golden silk’ of Cambodia is known for its unique lustre, natural golden colour, and strength. Today the majority of silk…

Tonle Sap Lake – The Floating Villages

250 km in length and 100 km wide, Tonle Sap Lake is a spot in Siem Reap that is worth visiting. The lake is home to both humans and fish. Here are more interesting things about 4 main floating villages on the lake giving you more reason for a visit here. Chong Khneas This is…

Facts about Tonle Sap Lake – The Great Lake of Cambodia

Siem Reap is a popular resort town for good reason, it’s a place of lush natural beauty, and is also historically significant since it is a gateway to the legendary Angkor region. Background Siem Reap translates to ‘fresh large river’, although the term ‘great lake’ is commonly used. The lake itself is over 120km in…