What is unusual about this lake is that it supports a floating village with homes, a school, and even a church.
Most of the people who live on the floating village are Vietnamese who have emigrated to Cambodia seeking a better life there. Three quarters of fish caught inland in Cambodia come from Lake Tonle Sap itself.
|The school for the ethnic Vietnamese children.|
|There is a church behind this boathouse.|
|Two decidedly more up-market versions of boat houses compared to the previous one.|
|A fascinating image of a typical mode of transport for a child to get around the neighbourhood!|
|"Look what I found to play with!"|