Cambodia Snapshots: Mao in the House

Spotted Chairman Mao at bubble tea shop – Koi Cambodia. Where? Their branch in Mao Tse Tung Blvd. That wall decal is quite cool, noh? Koi Cambodia is massively popular with the younger set here. My daughter loves it, I’m starting to wonder if there […]

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Cambodia Snapshots: Wat Walls

I love the blog post title. Wat Walls. Snapshot of the very ornate walls of Wat Ounalom. Wats (Pagodas) here in Cambodia usually have really heavily decorated walls. One thing that I find beautiful and extra fascinating when visiting wats. This is an entry to […]

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Cambodia Snapshots: Beans

Markets here in Cambodia are just so fascinating and colorful. It’s an assault to the senses and I often find myself wandering in each aisle taking photos. Here’s one snapshot from one stall in Russian Market (Psar Tuol Tompong). They sell all sorts of dry […]

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Chinese Food At Le President Restaurant

We love Chinese food and on days we don’t want to bug mother-in-law to cook for us, we can easily find delicious ¬†food in Phnom Penh’s numerous Chinese restaurants. One of our favorite ‘go-to’ places is Le President Hotel’s Restaurant along Kampuchea Krom Blvd. The […]

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A Delicious Khmer Lunch

These places are not glamorous, not posh. But boy! do they serve just some of the best Khmer food I’ve ever tasted. Truth is, most Khmer food in Phnom Penh restaurants are washed out and tempered to cater to tourist-y palates. So if we’re craving […]

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Filipino Food at Bistro Lorenzo

No matter how good the food in an adoptive country is, there really are times you’d crave for a taste of home. For me, Filipino food is all about comfort, of being reminded of childhood days, of my family. Thankfully, here in Phnom Penh, there […]

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