Bon Om Touk Festival in Phnom Penh
Phnom Penh Activities

Bon Om Touk Festival, Phnom Penh

The Bon Om Touk Festival is Cambodia’s most important and unique annual festival timed to coincide with the lunar cycle and the predicted end of the rainy season. The exact date of the festival therefore [Read more…]

Kampot Railway Bridge
Kampot Activities

Kampot Railway Bridge

The old iron Kampot Railway Bridge spans the Preaek Tuek Chhu River on the Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville Railway Line, which was the first passenger railway service to operate in Cambodia since the 1990s. About Kampot [Read more…]

Trains at Bangkok Railway Station
Asia Trains

Thailand Trains

Thailand’s railway network has 4,070 km of passenger train track making it much larger than Cambodia’s network of 612 km of track. Thailand also operates a lot more train services. Thailand has over 400 functional [Read more…]

Soups and stews on sale at Phnom Penh Old Market
Phnom Penh Activities

Street food in Phnom Penh

Cambodia has its own very distinctive cuisine. Some of the dishes are similar to those you will find on other South East Asian countries, but cooked and flavoured in a different way. The range of [Read more…]

Cambodia Securities Exchange
Phnom Penh Activities

Cambodia Securities Exchange, Phnom Penh

The Cambodia Securities Exchange, located in Phnom Penh near Wat Phanom, is Cambodia’s recently established stock exchange. The Cambodia Securities Exchange is not open to the public but you can see the magnificent colonial era mansion, with [Read more…]

Damrey Sor Pagoda in Battambang
Battamabang Activities

Damrey Sor Pagoda, Battambang

Damrey Sor Pagoda is a Buddhist temple in Battambang, in Cambodia, a short walk south of the town’s Central Market. Damrey Sor means ‘White Elephant’ and the best known feature of this temple is the [Read more…]

Vegetables at Phnom Penh Old Market
Cambodia Train Guide

Old Market (Phsar Chas), Phnom Penh

Phsar Chas, which roughly translated means the ‘Old Market’, is located 650 metres walking distance to the south east of Wat Phnom in Phnom Penh. Unlike nearby Central Market, Phnom Penh’s Old Market is a [Read more…]