With more than a thousand kilometres of shared border, and with centuries of overlapping history, Cambodia and Vietnam are not unlike two children from the same family. There are undeniable similarities, and travellers can apply the same basic rules to each place when crossing roads, finding food, negotiating markets and visiting religious sites. Yet, once you know them both more intimately, you’ll never mistake one for the other.
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