This is a list of reasons people from all over the world fall in love with Cambodia, a charming country in Southeast Asia. Before you continue reading this, please make sure that you’ve been to Cambodia before. Or at least you’ve heard about Cambodia from you friends or family members. After reading this, it’s time for you to decide to make your first visit to Cambodia. If not, you may regret it.
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Top places & destinations to visit
Top of the list is that Cambodia has Angkor Wat. Not Angkor What, but the earth’s largest religious monument, best beaches in the region, the Lazy Beach and Koh Rong Saloem. These destinations and places must be on your itinerary when you travel to Cambodia.
Khmer people are super friendly in Asia
The most friendly people in Asia are Cambodians. Khmer people are very hospitable. Get a formal or informal invite to visit their home? You must be very fortunate because Khmer people consider you a nice person. In the urban cities like Phnom Penh, Siem Reap, or Sihanoukville, most Cambodians people are able to have a conversation with you in English.
Eat Khmer food to feel Cambodian
Khmer food doesn’t have the global brand name just yet. But it’s just a matter time that Cambodia will take its authentic Khmer food to the international arena. Have you ever heard of fish Amok? It’s very Cambodian dish popularly served at air-conditioned restaurants. Want to smell Prohok? Cambodia’s iconic salted fish paste favorable by the majority of ordinary Cambodians, Prohok is a must-taste if you really want to know what it’s like to live a Cambodian life. If you can eat Prohok for the first time, you’ll be good the next time. But if you couldn’t taste it, forget it, you’ll never ever understand why Cambodian people live and eat this their entire life.
Phnom Penh traffic is taking Asia by storm
If you’ve been in Phnom Penh for a couple of days, you experience how terrific it’s to ride around the city.