The juicy and flavourful taste of the spiced rubbed grilled pork medallion at the Village Phnom Penh made me reminisce about the advertising slogan in the US: “Pork, the other white meat”. Intended to
Some 1.8 million tourists arrived in Cambodia in the first five months of this year, a 20 per cent increase compared with the corresponding period in 2012, thanks largely to an regional influx of
Two days before we left for Koh Kong, my grumbling travel companion announced that – shock, despair – we would be going off the grid. No internet for 48 hours, maybe more. Phone reception, too, was
Cambodia greeted 333,890 Chinese visitors in 2012, up 35 percent year-on-year, and during the first four months of this year, some 174,150 Chinese visited Cambodia, up 55 percent compared with the
PHNOM PENH, July 10 -- Cambodia has attracted 1.79 million foreign visitors in the first five months of this year, up 19 percent compared with the 1.5 million tourists in the same period last year,
Siem Reap province has a new tourist attraction – a factory manufacturing Eau Kulen natural bottled water at Phnom Kulen.
Last week Siem Reap played host to one of its more glamorous visitors – Miss Cambodia, aka Phanith Rama Sovann, who was in town as part of an annual humanitarian effort organised through the
Most expats living in Siem Reap have at least a few friends of their own nationality to chat with when a desire for the familiar sets in – but this is not the case for Colombian expat couple Dur
They’ve appeared in hit TV show Glee, sung for George Bush and now they’re coming to town – the all-male, acapella singing group the Whiffenpoofs of Yale University perform at the Victoria Angkor
If you walk into the lobby of the Soria Moria hotel near the famous Angkor Wat temple in Cambodia, it probably won't strike you as a bold experiment in development and democracy. The Soria Moria, in
As tensions subside between Thailand and Cambodia over the 11th-century Preah Vihear temple, site officials are welcoming a steady increase of international tourists. At 5,240, foreign visits are up
What kind of skill set does it take to discover a 1,200-year old city hidden in the Cambodian jungle? It doesn’t hurt if you are a professional map-maker, land mine expert, and dirt bike addict as I
It was on a long bus ride toward Sarajevo, past shells of houses full of grass and dirt, that I first became aware of the idea of atrocity tourism. The capital of Bosnia Herzegovina is a lovely place.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia has joined hands with Australia in an effort to use the Internet to help preserve its fabled Angkor Wat temple complex, the Australian Embassy announced
As part of a master plan to limit damage to the complex, a recently opened website, Angkor Sunset Finder, will give tourists recommendations for where in the 400-square-kilometer (160-square-mile)
Cambodia will mark the 5th anniversary of Preah Vihear Temple’s listing as a World Heritage Site at Phnom Penh’s Olympic Stadium in the evening of July 7.
CAMBODIA - The Cambodia Luxury Experiential Tour provides the chance to explore the capital, Phnom Penh; the legendary temples of Angkor and Tonle Sap Lake at a leisurely pace; combined with time to
SIEM REAP- A few days ago, Cambodia’s Apsara Authority signed a Memorandum of Understanding with China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation on a project looking at creating sustainable
Ever since French explorer Henri Mouhot went up Phnom Bakheng in 1859 and noted the “beautiful view” of Angkor that the temple mountain afforded, guidebooks have urged visitors not to miss the moment
Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Monday expressed his desire to see better relations with Pakistan, particularly in economics, trade and tourism.
PHNOM PENH -- Two dozens of Chinese entrepreneurs in the World Eminence Chinese Business Association have been visiting Cambodia to seek possibilities to broaden trade and investment ties between
Boston, MA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/02/2013 -- Cambodia's cards and payments industry recorded a CAGR of 24.87%, rising from 525,900 cards in circulation in 2008 to 1.3 million cards in 2012. Over the
PHNOM PENH - Large cities in former French Indochina are all experiencing a rapid development of their car traffic due to a rapid growth of disposable income for individuals. However, as
PHNOM PENH-The biggest casino in the Cambodian capital Phnom Penh has reinstated hundreds of workers including croupiers, drivers and cleaners, many of whom were sacked after walking out over wages
PHNOM PENH-Cambodia Angkor Air plans to launch chartered flights between Siem Reap and the southeastern coastal Chinese city of Xiamen next month.