Where to buy Apple iPhone 7 in Phnom Penh

Living in Phnom Penh doesn’t limit you from buying a new iPhone as soon as it’s officially available. If you’re willing to pay a premium price, you can be among the early persons to get your hands on Apple’s newest iPhone, the iPhone 7 or the 7 Plus. The latest iPhones could be priced between $1,000 to $1,200 in Phnom Penh’s black market. The iPhone 7’s original price …

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5 websites about all things Cambodia you should know

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 experiences. Each time you want to get to know more about Cambodia, you …

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Learn Khmer language smartphone apps

Updated: June 21, 2017 Do you want to learn Khmer language in Phnom Penh? There is a Khmer language program for foreign nationals and expats at the Institute of Foreign Languages (IFL), Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP), in Cambodia. Check out the information about the Khmer language program here: https://www.facebook.com/KhmerForForeignersAtIfl/ But what if you don’t have time for that language program? You can take on an easier …

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5 top job web sites: Cambodia

Looking for a job in Cambodia? Here’s a list of 5 best job websites that you can browse and get latest job announcements. In addition to dedicated job websites, there are also newspapers that run job advertisements. These 5 job sites advertise hiring commissioned by the employers looking for Cambodian nationals and expats. Khmer Online Jobs The user interface of this online job site is very simple. You …

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Sam Veasna Center: wildlife tours in Siem Reap

Do you want to explore Cambodian bird sanctuaries? Where’s the best place for birding adventure? How? In Siem Reap, we recommend Sam Veasna Center. Read on to understand why. How to go watch some of Southeast Asia’s rarest birds: In Cambodia, Sam Veasna Center (SVC in short) offers wildlife tours, while at the same time creates jobs for rural Cambodian people. Sam Veasna Center organized bird view trips …

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Where to buy a brand new TV in Cambodia

Kfour Group, one of Phnom Penh’s  largest stores selling electronics and home appliances, is currently offering best deals for many many products, from air conditioners to smart televisions. The best deal for products like TV is to celebrate its 22 year anniversary. We have just bought an LG TV 43″ FULL HD TV. The original price is $599. After discounted, the smart IPS screen TV is only $409. …

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Kep: a beautiful beach town in Cambodia to visit

Want to escape from Phnom Penh? To where? Think of Kep, a small, quiet town where Cambodians consider as a place for super good seafood. This is the most beautiful view of the setting sun from a nice place called Knai Bang Chatt Resort Kep. What’s in a name, Kep? It literally means Saddle. But it’s more than, tropical islands. Which is the best hotel in Kep? We …

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How to book a ferry from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong and Sanloem

Looking for the easiest to go to Sihanoukville from Phnom Penh by bus? You can book the ticket online here. Already in Sihanoukville and want to plan ahead your trip to visit Cambodia’s paradise islands, Koh Rong and Koh Rong Sanloem? There is a super easy to do that, too. Usually, visitors and travellers have to go buy a ferry ticket by themselves. It’s now getting easier! How …

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Guide to buying Apple products in Phnom Penh

Recently I’ve bought a brand new Apple MacBook Retina (2015 model). Before buying the computer laptop, I spent some hours researching into computer shops or stores in Phnom Penh. There are many shops retailing Apple MacBook laptops and gadgets. But the question is which shop is the most trusted to get genuine products. By genuine, I mean a new MacBook computer, not a refurbished machine. Getting a refurbished …

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The best app for art lovers and museum goers

Want to explore arts and culture? There is a smarter way to do it now. With your iPhone! Google has just launched its awesome app, Arts & Culture. With your smartphone or tablet, you can easily delve into artworks, artifacts and more from over 1000 museums, archives, and other organizations worldwide. Some fantastic features include: – Zoom in to view artworks in extraordinary detail – Save your favorites, …

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How to travel well with Google Earth

New satellites photograph 700 trillion pixels of your planet has been updated by Google since 2013 Google says: “To put that in perspective, 700 trillion pixels is 7,000 times more pixels than the estimated number of stars in the Milky Way Galaxy or 70 times more pixels than the estimated number of galaxies in the Universe.” Improved view of New York City, details like skyscrapers, building shadows, and …

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Cambodia's Uber for bus

In Cambodia, how to book a bus ticket (online and smartphone)? Book a ticket. From your smartphone. Hop on the bus to your chosen destination. The story of how Uber started is fascinating. It’s simply “a simple idea—tap a button, get a ride.” In Phnom Penh, a young tech startup helps tourists, visitors, and anyone to get their bus tickets without leaving their home. Get your smartphone out …

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Where to buy Raspberry Pi 3 in Phnom Penh?

Phnom Penh is becoming a new tech hub in Southeast Asia. Good gadgets and electronics are more accessible than five or ten years ago. A set of Raspberry Pi 3 starter kit is $68 at an electronics shop in Phnom Penh. Raspberry Pi 3 with starter kits are available on sale at Sweet Memory Store in Phnom Penh. The Raspberry Pi 3 is the third generation Raspberry Pi. Pi …

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Legoland in Phnom Penh?

No Legoland in Phnom Penh just yet. But, there are 2 ideal places where you can bring your kids to play with lego toys. 1- Friends-International: Saturday (9:00 – 12:00PM) ‘Building A Lego City, and Building Futures’ with thousands and thousands of bricks, from Duplo to Technical, to build with. Entrance is by donation, which will support the work that Mith Samlanh does with children who lack opportunities …

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The monsoon in Kep

During the monsoon, Kep is green, lush and beautiful. Where to stay: Le Flamboyant Boutique Resort & Spa Book directly to receive 30% discount on all types of bungalow! And to stay longer, we there is an offering of the 3rd night for free when you stay for 2 nights: Stay 3 nights, pay only for 2 nights! Why you should stay at Le Flamboyant Boutique Resort & …

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How to test your internet speed: Cambodia

Powered by Netflix, fast.com estimates your current download speed. The website is free — whether you’re a Netflix subscriber or not. It will track your mobile or broadband connections and help customers pinpoint the cause of streaming issues. Our advice: If you aren’t getting the speed they pay for, you should talk to your internet service provider. Available globally, fast.com is a new powerful tool to check your …

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Need food & grocery delivery service?

As pengpos team is going to compete in regional stage in this weekend with a few startup teams from Bhutan, Vietnam, Thailand, Lao & Myanmar, so we need your help to place order and we will deliver to your home/office within 4 Hours. It’s FREE DELIVERY from this week to next week. Your order will be a big help for my team to proof and having a good …

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7 reasons you need a Google Chromecast 2

Chromecast 2 is a streaming media device made by Google. Chromecast devices run a simplified version of Google’s Chrome OS. With the Google device, you’ve got glorified gateways to streaming content. It’s a portal for your favorite streaming apps on your mobile device to be “cast” onto your TV. If you own an Android or iOS device, buy the new Chromecast (it’s called Chromecast 2). Its smart phone …

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