Cambodia, Asia’s Tiger Cub

January 6, 2014 6:01 am  /  Asia, Travels
Cambodia, Asia’s Tiger Cub

While we praise the rapid growth of Asian manufacturing powerhouses, we often lose focus on countries such as Cambodia. As a whole, this country is facing an uphill battle, against corruption, child labor, and widespread poverty.

Arguably the largest contributor to the Khmer economy, tourism has been fuelling local communities with a breath of fresh air. Angkor Wat, the world’s largest temple complex, is a sight to see – not only for its architectural grandeur, but for the opportunities it creates for the local population.

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