Battambang, Cambodia - Uncornered Market
Newlywed Couple - Battambang, Cambodia

Newlywed Couple - Battambang, Cambodia

The happy bride and groom. The actual wedding had taken place two days before, but the blessing ceremony is required to make the union complete. The groom is a tuk tuk driver in Siem Reap and saved for two years to pay for this wedding. Several different people told us that a wedding normally costs around $2,000. When you are only earning a couple of dollars a day, that's a hefty expense. The groom (or his family) normally pays for the wedding. Read more about our visit to Battambang, Cambodia.

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