A couple of friends who came over to visit me and my family commented Phnom Penh is small, and not cosmopolitan compared to cities like Bangkok, Kuala Lumpur or even Saigon. And yes, I’d agree with that. Phnom Penh indeed is a young, smallish city. While there are skyscrapers and new developments cropping up in […]
Kandal is a Cambodian province not usually mentioned in tourist guides, and for some reason places like these appeal more to me. So when my sister-in-law suggested we go there, visit some family friends and also visit Wat Vihear Sour, a well known pagoda, I was all set to tag along. We also heard that […]
There is more to Cambodia than just the Khmer Rouge and its horrible legacy. This country has a lot of natural beauty waiting to be explored, not only the magnificent Angkor Wat temples but its scenic countrysides, national parks, lovely beaches that is not “yet”so crowded, its cuisine, and its people. Cambodia has a lot to offer in terms of rich natural, cultural as well as historical heritage. It’s now also called the world’s newest and one of the most exotic travel destinations.