The laidback and lively city of Phnom Penh has so much more to offer than neoclassical apartments, royal palaces and gilded pagodas. Here are 5 of our favourite alternative things to do in Cambodia’s capital.
It would be a disservice to imagine Phnom Penh, with its thriving cultural scene, as a city shackled to its past. The brutal Khmer Rouge regime though, has undoubtedly cast a shadow over Cambodia’s cultural heritage.
Part I: Vietnam and Cambodia Well it seems that the BBC love Indochina almost as much as we do – no sooner have we finished delving into the Cambodian jungles to unearth the mysteries of Angkor, and exploring the magnificent Tonle Sap in the Wonders of the Monsoon, we’re back on the water in The […]
Following on from her last photo blog, resident and tour leader, Tara, suggests the perfect way to spent a day in Phnom Penh. If you’re looking for a point to start your Perfect Day in Phnom Penh, the place where Phnom Penh’s story all started makes perfect sense. Take a tuk tuk to Wat Phnom […]
Our tour leader Tara spends a lot of her time in Cambodia’s capital, Phnom Penh. She shares a few of her favourite things to do whilst in the city… Getting to know the heart of a city means spending time in it; in Phnom Penh’s temples, markets, streets and life. Looking, learning and loving it.
Today I took an afternoon stroll through downtown Phnom Penh and these are some of the shots I took over the course of just a couple of hours… This man was just as content as could be, joking with his neighbors and relaxing on his motorbike. My favorite shot of the day.