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Northern Thailand vs. Burma vs. Angkor Wat vs. Pnomh Penh

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My wife and I will arrive in Bangkok on a Sunday in February 2013 and have 7 days in southeast Asia. We envision two or three nights in Bangkok but would appreciate recommendations on where else to go.

Angkor Wat/Siam Reap seems like a "must" given that it seems to be on everyone's top 10 list of places to go before you die, so we were thinking a day or two there, which might give us enough exposure to temples for the rest of the trip.

If folks agree Bangkok and Angkor Wat are the two "must see" places, and we are interested in local folks, scenery, hiking, local food (and not so much for shopping, museums, guided tours) where might we spend our other 2-3 days?

I'm leaning to Northern Thailand, Chiang Ma perhapsi, for a third destination, as the Thai infrastructure seems good, and there seems to be a variety of things in Northern Thailand to do that are different than what we would have seen in BK or Angkor Wat. Burma sounds fascinating but it looks like we'd have to spend one day in Yangon (an unattractive sounding place) before trying to get to Bagan or Inle Lake on what sounds like unreliable airline bookings. If one has been to Angkor Wat, will be Bagan be sort of more of the same? Any experiences in Burma that would trump what we might experience in Northern Thailand? Phonmh Penh would be an easy hop from Angkor Wat but it sounds less interesting than northern Thailand. True?

All I know of all of this is what I've read, so would appreciate any input from those who have been to a couple or more of these places. Thanks!

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