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Destination: Siem Reap

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Should Selfie Sticks Be Banned at Angkor Wat?

Should Selfie Sticks Be Banned at Angkor Wat?

Should selfie sticks be banned from Angkor Wat? What do you think? We think they should be banned in precious heritage sites and there’s never been a greater urgency to ban them at Angkor Wat and the other Angkor Archaeological Park temples. Or has there?...
Our Guide to Siem Reap Markets – Where to Go and What to Buy

Our Guide to Siem Reap Markets – Where to Go and What to Buy

Our guide to Siem Reap markets covers the liveliest local markets and petite neighbourhood markets in the northern Cambodia city, as well as artsy crafts and organic farmers markets. We also provide responsible travel advice on the night markets – should you or shouldn’t you...
Dispelling Cambodian Cuisine Myths — It’s Not ‘Mild Thai’!

Dispelling Cambodian Cuisine Myths — It’s Not ‘Mild Thai’!

Dispelling Cambodian cuisine myths seems to have become our part-time occupations. Not that we mind. No other Southeast Asian cuisine is so misunderstood and so under-appreciated — nor deserving of more attention. Let’s set a few things straight. Most visitors to Cambodia’s Siem Reap that we meet...
Cambodia Creative Retreats and Culinary Tours 2017 Dates

Cambodia Creative Retreats and Culinary Tours 2017 Dates

Our Cambodia creative retreats and culinary tours for 2017 are filling nicely but as we’re keen to close bookings for the early 2017 trips we’re offering up to 10% off the last few spots for April, May and June trips below. If you’d like to come eat with us,...
Siem Reap for Families – Fun Things to Do With Kids

Siem Reap for Families – Fun Things to Do With Kids

Siem Reap for families, beyond the temples. That was my brief from a client who wanted an itinerary because her kids weren’t interested in “piles of rocks”. Is Siem Reap a family friendly destination she asked? Absolutely. I have to admit that I don’t understand...
The Best Siem Reap Cambodian Restaurants – Our Picks

The Best Siem Reap Cambodian Restaurants – Our Picks

The best Siem Reap Cambodian restaurants include everything from home-style cooking in a traditional wooden house to contemporary experiments in Cambodian-European fusion. They’re not on Pub Street and most aren’t on Trip Advisor’s top ten (bewilderingly), but here’s where you’ll sample the best Cambodian food in Siem...
A Night at Phare Cambodian Circus Siem Reap

A Night at Phare Cambodian Circus Siem Reap

A night at Phare Cambodian Circus, Siem Reap, might seem like an odd way to spend an evening in the northern Cambodian city that’s famous for Angkor Wat and other Khmer Empire archaeological sites. Yet this quirky show has become the top thing to do...