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Websites & Blogs about Cambodia

If you’re planning your first trip ever to the Kingdom of Cambodia or looking into moving to live in a city like Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, or Kampot, this is a list of the best travel websites you should check out. These selected websites or online resources because they offer readers good insights and practical…

Must-Read Books about Cambodia

Are you falling in love with Cambodia? What’s a better way to delve deep into a country as fascinating as this once a glorious and war-torn country? From Angkor era to the Khmer Rouge, there are countless books about this beautiful nation. These suggested books about Cambodia and Khmer will help you to learn more…

How to Get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok by Bus

How to Get from Phnom Penh to Bangkok by Bus

Travelers can take a flight or bus to Siem Reap from Thailand’s Bangkok. The cheapest way to enter Cambodia from Thailand is by bus. I took a Virak Buntham mini van (departure point at Pratunam Market of Phaya Thai) from Bangkok to the border before getting on a night bus to Phnom Penh. The one way…

The Best Internet Providers in Cambodia: Guide

This is a guide to help you find the right Internet packages from the best Internet Providers in Cambodia. Based in Phnom Penh, these Internet Providers have branches and sale offices in major provinces like Siem Reap and Sihanoukville. There are many Internet Providers operating in Cambodia, but only a few major ones own and…

Cambodia Public Holidays 2018 – 2019

This is a complete list of Cambodia’s national public holidays in 2019, 2018, and 2017. The day(s) off is/are meant for government officials, although businesses have to observe these national holidays. Cambodian people enjoy about 20 days of public holidays in Cambodia, probably more than other countries in the world. Cambodia’s Public Holidays in 2019 1 Jan…

How to Get from Phnom Penh to Battambang by Bus

It’s now convenient to get to Battambang from Phnom Penh and vice versa by buses. It takes about 6 hours. The one way bus ticket is under $10. There are many way to go to Battambang from Phnom Penh and vice versa, ranging from car-sharing (known for Cambodian as taxi), private mini-van, company-run mini-van, and…

Books for Cambodian Children: Let’s Read

Books for Cambodian Children: Let’s Read

Kindling the love of reading among Khmer children in Cambodia Aside from catching up with latest, major news stories of the day, I read my favorite tech news websites, long form stories on Medium, and some books. As a father of two kids, I always keep looking for interesting children’s books for them. At 7…