Category Archives: Cambodia

Best of The Best Markets in the World: Phnom Penh

Some of my most popular videos on YouTube are taken in fabulous flea markets around the world. Below is one taken in the huge Russian Market, Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Three trips to Phnom Penh behind us, we had never visited the

Easy to Navigate Phnom Penh International Airport, Cambodia

It was time to leave wonderful Cambodia on a short, one-hour, Thai Airlines flight to Bangkok. Modern Phnom Penh International Airport is located 7 kilometers/3.8 miles outside the city. Korean Air, Air France, Qatar, Bangkok Airways, China Airlines, and Vietnam

11th Century Wat Nokhor Pre Angkorian Temple, Cambodia

The ancient temple complex of Wat Nokhor isn’t far from Kampong Cham and gives a small idea of what massive Angkor Wat is like if you haven’t visited yet. Built out of sandstone and laterite, it dates from the last

Overnight in Stung Treng – A Cambodian Border Town near Laos

Stung Treng is located just 50 kilometers/37 miles south of Laos, on the banks of the San River, close to the Mekong. It is a quiet, provincial city, but was once a part of the vast Khmer Empire. Now a

Scenic and Beautiful Yeak Laom Volcanic Lake, Cambodia

A short distance from the Kroeung village is a round lava field called Veyrun Plang, surrounded by pristine forest. There is a long legend about the field and why the surrounding forest is untouched. Here is the abbreviated version: a

Unique “Daughter Houses” in a Kroeung Village, Cambodia

Travelers who want to visit different minority hill tribe villages stay in Banlung, Ratanakiri Province as did we. Breakfast at Terres Rouge Lodge and then a short ride to a local Kroeung village located in the forest on both sides