Siem Reap's proximity to the world-famous Angkor Wat temple complex has turned this chic city into one of the world’s premier travel destinations. Here, you can explore over a thousand years of Khmer heritage. The modern Angkor National Museum, home to a breathtaking gallery of 1000 Buddhas, is another one of Asia’s most popular attractions. Buy local arts and crafts, silk clothing and home goods, coffee and spices at the Old Market in the heart of Siem Reap. This part of town is home to a myriad of of restaurants and shops, along with an eclectic array of restaurants, bars and nightclubs. At its heart, Siem Reap is still a little charmer, with old French shops, shady tree-lined boulevards, and a slow-flowing river.