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Books About the History of Cambodia

Are you interested in the history of Cambodia? These selected books are highly recommended to get an in-depth understanding of beauty and darkness of Cambodian past. From the glorious Angkor era to the year zero or genocide, you’ll grasp a sense of the people, culture, and politics through the chronicled timelines of these books (mostly…

Makro Phnom Penh: Thai Market in Cambodia

Makro Phnom Penh: Thai Market in Cambodia

The first Japanese AEON mega mall has been a huge success in the heart of Phnom Penh. In 2018, Makro Cambodia in Sen Sok district is the first Thai-based Siam Makro to offer Cambodian shoppers and Phnom Penhers unbeatable prices for most (not all) Thailand-made products. About ten years back, Cambodian middle class people had…

Fast Internet coffee shops in Phnom Penh

Over the past few years, I’ve visited most of the coffee outlets (below) to meet with friends and circles and for business meetings. My regular, favorite orders are espresso, Americano, and cold brew Sumatra coffee. Once in a while, I have this ristretto at Feel Good Coffee. For me and many coffee aficionados, an ideal…

Footprints International School (FIS): Review

Footprints International School (FIS) opened its door in 2007. This school is an extraordinary example of how a small, local school has grown to become an internationally-recognised institution. In 2016, FIS has 4 branches in major parts of Cambodia’s Phnom Penh: Tumnub Teuk I & II, Toul Tom Poung, Beoung Keng Kang, and Tuol Kork…