Independence Monument (left side) was built in 1958 to celebrate Cambodia’s independence from France in 1953. And behind this monument is the newly bronze statue of King Norodom Sihanouk, which was inaugurated in October 2013. These two objects make A Good Match in the city centre of Phnom Penh.
Setelah berulang kali saya terjaga dan terlelap sepanjang perjalanan ini, akhirnya kali ini saya benar-benar ON. Di luar sana langit hitam kelam telah berubah warna menjadi biru tua. Saya melirik jam tangan, sudah pukul 05.20. Hmm.. Mengapa van ini belum juga tiba di Battambang? Menurut statistika, rata-rata waktu tempuh Phnom Penh-Battambang adalah selama 6 jam. Harusnya … More Tolong… Saya Bablas…
Suara Whitney Houston berkumandang keras dari kafe yang merangkap meja resepsionis di luar sana. Aku sedang sibuk menyusun ulang barang-barang supaya semuanya muat di dalam ransel. Hmm.. barang-barangku sudah beranak pinak menjadi begitu banyak, jadi aku terpaksa membongkar dan menyusun ulang. Berkali-kali. Tak ada tamu lain di hostel ini, dan pastinya aku pun hanya sendirian … More Perjalanan Penuh Kejutan
One of my target in 2017 is to visit Cambodia again. To visit some new cities such as Battambang and Kampong Thom. I want to see Wat Phnom in the night with its golden light, to feel the warmth as in home. And most of all, I want to see the sunset on your face.. … More Weekly Photo Challenge : To Watch The Sunset on Your Face
Saturday night. The smell of the rain. A beautiful cloudy sky. The warm yellow lights. People gathered in the park. I stood in front of the Victory Gate of The Royal Palace, feel the bustle of Phnom Penh, gave smile to every people I met. They thought I am a Local people and tried to make … More Weekly Photo Challenge : Still There..
A friend of mine recommended me to take a picture of Independence Monument in Phnom Penh after sunset. Because the light gives dramatic effect to the landmark. Finally I had a chance to follow her advice. At 5 pm I started to walk from Central Market, which is located 1.9 kms from the monument. But.. … More Weekly Photo Challenge : After The Rain
This is one of my favorite place in Phnom Penh. I love to sit by the Mekong River to watch people, observe the river, and also to feel the magic of this city. At my last visit, I also sat on a bench and see the sunrise over the Phnom Penh. I remember my first … More Weekly Photo Challenge : Phnom Penh in My Heart