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Time Stands Still

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Battambang train station, Battambang, Cambodia

Battambang train station, Battambang, Cambodia

It has been two minutes past eight for some years…

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The Kizuna Bridge

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The Kizuna bridge, in Kampong Cham province, plays a significant part in opening up road travel in Cambodia.

  • The Kizuna bridge was funded by the Japanese at a cost of 56 million dollars.
  • It took 3 years to build.
  • The bridge is 1,500 metres long and 12 metres wide.
  • Kizuna means ‘tie.’
  • It has a clearance of 15 metres at high tide.
  • It was the first bridge ever built over Cambodia’s Mekong.
  • 2 people died in its construction.
  • The Kizuna bridge was opened by Prime Minister, Hun Sen, in 2001.

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Kizuna bridge, Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia

Kizuna bridge, Kampong Cham Province, Cambodia

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Oudong, 40 kilometres Northwest of Phnom Penh

Oudong, 40 kilometres Northwest of Phnom Penh

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Prek Ambel, Kandal Province, Cambodia

House: Prek Ambel, Kandal Province, Cambodia

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