Cambodia Snapshots: Chinese New Year Blings

Blog Meme, Living in Phnom Penh, Our World Tuesday / Friday, February 6th, 2015

One of the most celebrated ‘holidays’ here in Cambodia is Chinese New Year. It’s not a official holiday but with a large Chinese community, its no wonder, Chinese New Year is even more festive compared to international new year.

Cambodia Snapshots


Above is a snapshot of decor for Chinese New Year from a local mall. Gotta love the bold red! Makes me feel lucky!

This is also an entry to Our World Tuesday blog meme.

4 Replies to “Cambodia Snapshots: Chinese New Year Blings”

  1. Grander and more festive, indeed! Chinese New Year has been declared a holiday here. That’s Feb. 19, to be exact. I might go to Binondo to join in the celebration! Haha. 🙂

    1. @Edel, buti pa dyan holiday. Dito unofficial pero whether they like it or not, mega holiday and mga Khmer-Chinese LOL. And they take it several days pa, and its like a given na. Most business will be closed anyway.

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