08 septembre 2007

The Floating village in Kompong Luong

. On our journey to Battambang, we stop almost halfway at the floating village of Kompong Luong: it’s an untouristed area with a hidden charm. This wooden "Venice" is a step back in time. Houses are everywhere on the water and small pirogues are the only vehicles. We take one of them and go through the labyrinth of houses for one hour. The population here is entirely of Vietnamese origin. They are mainly focused on fishing activities (quite obvious). There are very imaginative building structures on the water; the... [Lire la suite]
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