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Visiting rural village by E-bikes Siem Reap

After breakfast, leave hotel for tours to visit basket weaving friendly village where villagers weave to be rattan baskets and sell to middleman who brings them to Thailand. This idea brought up by king Norodom Sihanouk. He was wise in creating jobs for poor families since 1952. Economy during as range in decades 1950s to 1960s. At the same time, there were many factories such as papers, garments, tyre, sacks factories and so on. He was a great king, before Khmer Rouge (Pol Pot regime).