Gold on the Waterways

Category: Spontaneous Moments

 

Photo and caption by York Xiong Leong

A Cambodian boat driver is assisted by schools of children upon take-off to the Floating Village on Tonle Sap. Poverty is rampant in and about the City of Siem Reap, home of the famous Angkor Wat Archaeological Park. Its effects were particularly manifest in the unfortunately still-necessary scams that keep this village afloat.

Location: Lake Tonle Sap, Siem Reap, Cambodia

 

More Spontaneous Moments Entries »

 
  1. Songkran Inside a Bus

    By Natalie Davis

  2. Share your food

    By mirza gaush beg

  3. In search for food

    By mirza gaush beg

Take A Nat Geo Trip

Select a destination or trip type to find a trip:

See All Trips »

Join Nat Geo Travel's Communities




Subscribe to Nat Geo Traveler

  • 3050C_TRV_Banner_160x120.jpg

    Order Now

    Available in print and for iPad®! See destinations come alive with 360-degree photos, videos, and more!