2008, English, Book, Illustrated edition: The rough guide to Cambodia / written and researched by Beverley Palmer and Steven Martin. Palmer, Beverley.

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The rough guide to Cambodia / written and researched by Beverley Palmer and Steven Martin ; with additional research by Ron Emmons
 
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Edition
  • 3rd ed.
Physical Description
  • xvi, 354 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, plans, ports. ; 20 cm.
Published
  • New York : Rough Guides, 2008.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • The rough guide to Cambodia /​ written and researched by Beverley Palmer and Steven Martin.
Also Titled
  • Rough guide to Cambodia
Author
  • Palmer, Beverley.
Other Authors
  • Martin, Steven.
Edition
  • 3rd ed.
Published
  • New York : Rough Guides, 2008.
Physical Description
  • xvi, 354 p. : ill. (some col.), maps, plans, ports. ; 20 cm.
Series
Subjects
Target Audience
  • Adult
Summary
  • "Make the most of your time with "The Rough Guide to Cambodia", the definitive companion to this increasingly popular destination. It features a full-colour section that introduces Cambodia's highlights, from the world-renowned spires of Angkor Wat to the stunning tropical beaches of Sihanoukville. Using informed accounts, it helps you clue-up on every top sight including the old colonial buildings that line the river at Battambang and the atmospheric mountain scenery of Rattanakiri. The guide features new full-colour sections on Festivals and Temple Architecture as well as insightful features on Cambodian history, religion, literature, art and cultural life with expert background on everything from Khmer architecture to longboat racing on Tonle Sap. There are plenty of practical tips on all the best accommodation, transportation and Cambodia's intriguing cuisine plus lively reviews of hundreds of shops, bars and clubs. Explore the best of Cambodia with the clearest maps of any guide." - product description.
Contents
  • Introduction
  • Where to go
  • When to go
  • Things not to miss
  • Getting there
  • Getting around
  • Accomodation
  • Food and drink
  • Health
  • Crime and personal safety
  • Money
  • The media
  • Festivals
  • Culture and etiquette
  • Shopping
  • Travelling with children
  • Travel essentials
  • Phnom Penh and around
  • Battambang and the northwest
  • Siem Reap and the temples of Angkor
  • Central Cambodia
  • The northeast
  • Sihanoukville and the south
  • The historical framework
  • Religion and beliefs
  • Books
  • Pronunciation - Useful words and phrases
  • A food and drink glossary
  • Travel store
  • Small print &​ index.
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9781858286778 (pbk.)
Dewey Number
  • 915.960442
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