Santel Phin

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Cambodia packing list - what to buy when travel to Cambodia and Asia

This post aims to provide practical advice on things that we need to buy before visiting Cambodia and other countries in Asia such as Japan, China, …

Open sewage canals put Phnom Penh's poorest at risk

Cambodia's rapid urban development is leaving some residents behind. Nowhere is this more evident than in a community living along - and above - a …

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Cambodia Luxury Tourism: A Model For Others To Follow

The world is getting smaller, with travel companies and hotel chains increasingly reaching out into previously untapped parts of the world. At the same time, our concept of what constitutes luxury tourism is changing. Five-star resorts are two a penny and even space tourism is no longer in the …

deGeneration X: Reefer Madness in Southeast Asia

<b>I stood</b> at a busy street corner in the Cambodian capital, Phnom Penh. The green light lit up on the signal before me, yet seemingly color-blind …

Human rights in Cambodia

Amid the high-profile human rights violations and chaos that characterise the current political climate in Cambodia, it may seem somewhat bizarre …

New charges against opposition leader maintain political stalemate

PHNOM PENH -- Cambodia's beleaguered opposition leader Sam Rainsy faces fresh legal troubles after a court summoned him for questioning on possible …

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Rainsy addresses supporters, heads to France

Leaders of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party yesterday made a video appeal from the Philippines urging supporters not to waver ahead of …

Appreciating Khmer classic dancers at Fulbrighters reunion, thanks to Amb Heidt @USEmbPhnomPenh https://t.co/kesVz5P2WQ

A different kind of island life on #KohPdao #MekongRiver #communitytourism #Cambodia #travel #IrrawaddyDolphins https://t.co/fK4eE9xXne

The trap is laid

EVEN before it has become clear quite how Aung San Suu Kyi can govern in Myanmar, the Nobel laureate’s electoral landslide has sent ripples across …

Mobile Phones and Internet in Cambodia 2015 [INFOGRAPHIC]

According to a 2015 research study by the Open Institute and the Asia Foundation collected in September 2015 shows that Cambodia’s phone market is …

Secrets of the Silk Worm: Inside a Factory in Cambodia

Mulberry trees grow at the Artisans Angkor silk farm in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Artisans Angkor is one of the estimated 46 silk-producing companies in …

US, Cambodia Navies Launch Joint Military Exercise

On November 16, the United States and Cambodia launched an annual military exercise with an opening ceremony held at the Royal Cambodian Ream Navy …

Hun Sen’s Fixer Steps In To Mediate Rainsy’s Return

Soy Sopheap, a prominent media personality and longtime fixer for Prime Minister Hun Sen, is mediating a resolution that could allow opposition …

‘The Last Reel’ Review: Cambodian Cinema’s Comeback Continues – Variety

With:Ma Rynet, Rous Mony, Sok Sothun, Hun Sophy, Dy Saveth, Phon Panha, Khloot Rattana, Jimmy, Piseth Reach, Nuth Sophal, Sean Seang Hay.<p>Official …

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Hun Sen Decries Opposition's Cambodia-Myanmar Comparison

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen has sharply criticized the opposition for comparing Cambodia’s democracy with that in Myanmar.<p>In a public speech and …

Singin' them Mekong Delta blues baby

It's fair to say that Stephen Wrench knows a thing or two about music. He was with American band Lynyrd Skynyrd for 21 years and has been involved …

11th Angkor Photo Festival & Workshops

Angkor Wat to open earlier as it imposes code of conduct for tourists

Angkor Wat in Cambodia is to open earlier so that more people can see it – but visitors will have to abide by a new code of conduct put in place around the site.<p>From January 1, the main Khmer temple of Angkor, Angkor Wat, alongside smaller Phnom Bakheng, will be opening two hours earlier, from …

What vaccinations do you need for Cambodia?

<i>Find out the vaccinations that you need before you get to Cambodia, and the ones that you can get after you arrive.</i><p>It’s best to make sure that you …

Public Health

Review of Rose Emerald Hotel (Phnom Penh, Cambodia)

Suggesting class and respectability,<b> Rose Emerald Hotel in Phnom Penh</b> finds the perfect combination between convenience and elegant design. It is …

When the Land Slid Away - A River's Tail

In this instalment of A River’s Tail, we explore how two communities are being affected by the ecologically devastating practice of sand dredging, …

Romdeng Restaurant, Phnom Penh, Cambodia (Spoiler: we eat spiders) – The Everywhereist

Posted in: Food, Restaurants<p><i>Spoiler: We eat spiders. If you do not want to see photos of this, then you may want to read another post. (May I suggest</i> …

Traditional medicine and alternative therapies

Traditional medicine and alternative therapies are commonplace across Cambodia with both locals, and an increasing number of foreigners, calling on …

Surviving Genocide and Telling a Cambodian Story Through Film

Kulikar Sotho survived the Cambodian genocide and, years later, ended up working on ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider.’ Now she’s the first Cambodian female director to represent her country at the Oscars.<p>Sitting in a café in Phnom Penh, Kulikar Sotho sips tea as she raves about her favourite film, the …