Phnom Penh, the capital city of Cambodia, is located at the confluence of the region’s two major rivers, the Mekong and the Tonle Sap. Phnom Penh features a strong historical vibe, with Colonial French architectural styling in its old buildings and most of the hotels keeping it alive with grandeur. There is so much to see in the capital, from excellent markets ... More>and fine temples, such as the Royal Palace, Silver Pagoda, and the National Museum. For a bit of wartime history on Cambodia, visit the Tuol Sleng Museum which harks back to the dark political days during the rule of the Khmer Rouge. Enjoy river cruises along the Tonle Sap and Mekong, some setting off for romantic sunsets with a picturesque view of the Royal Palace, National Museum, and the cityscape. The riverfronts offer a pleasant spot and views for visitors, lined with numerous cafés and restaurants, and the culinary adventure never ends here, ranging from interesting culinary treats not found elsewhere in the country to French-influenced Khmer food and Thai, Vietnamese, and Indonesian delights. Most of the hotels in Phnom Penh line the riversides, and some of the great hotels to choose from in the capital include the NagaWorld Hotel & Entertainment Complex, the Himawari Hotel Apartments, InterContinental Phnom Penh and the colonial-style Raffles Hotel Le Royal.