Passing under the Prek Tamak Bridge, we continued south on the Mekong:
And the Cham people are famous for fishing:
At 16:30 we arrived at the Khmer village of Prek Bangkong, and immediately disembarked for a shore excursion.
The crew put together this gangplank for us:
Someone in the village has some money:
This pipe is not currently connected to either of the two water containers below it:
They grow the silkworms on mulberry leaves:
We set sail again, and as it got dark, we passed by Phnom Penh, the capital of Cambodia.
The Royal Palace complex was lighted:
Thursday, December 27, 2012
In Phnom Penh we left the Mekong to sail up the Tonle Sap. Cruising along this river, most of what we saw of the land was the dike that minimized flooding.
Next, Cambodia's Blessing.