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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

Come eat, cook, get creative, and explore Angkor Wat on our deliciously enriching 9-night and 10-night Cambodia trips. Our 2017 Cambodia creative retreats and culinary tours are almost full but we’re extending our offer of discounts on some tours so we can lock bookings in. 2018 dates coming soon!...
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...
Travelling Responsibly in Cambodia – Why It Matters

Travelling Responsibly in Cambodia – Why It Matters

Travelling responsibly in Cambodia matters. It’s not okay to wear your bikinis and board shorts to Angkor Wat. But travelling responsibly is about more than what you wear. And here’s why… I have had a guide to travelling responsibly in Cambodia sitting in my drafts folder for close to three...
Come Eat With Us On A Cambodia Culinary Tour in October 2016

Come Eat With Us On A Cambodia Culinary Tour in October 2016

Cambodia Culinary Tour? That’s right! In addition to our Travel and Food Writing and Photography Retreat we’re offering a Cambodia Culinary Tour from 23-31 October 2016 in Siem Reap and Battambang and we still have spots left. We’re exploring Cambodian cuisine and culture at a deeper level and...
Sponsored Spots for Cambodians on our Retreats and Tours

Sponsored Spots for Cambodians on our Retreats and Tours

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ll be offering sponsored spots for Cambodians on our future retreats and tours following the success of our first sponsored placement on our recent May retreat. Our 10-day May Cambodia Culinary Travel Writing and Photography Retreat ended last week and while...
Discover Cambodian Cuisine, Asia’s Most Misunderstood Cuisine

Discover Cambodian Cuisine, Asia’s Most Misunderstood Cuisine

Don’t miss out on the chance to join us in Siem Reap on a delicious journey to discover Cambodian cuisine, Asia’s most misunderstood and under-appreciated cuisine. While participants on our Travel and Food Writing and Photography Retreats focusing on honing their creative skills as they discover Cambodian cuisine, others are coming...
Why You Should Avoid Giving Money to Child Beggars

Why You Should Avoid Giving Money to Child Beggars

The problem of children begging for money is not unique to Cambodia. Yet a travelling exhibition in Siem Reap and a new campaign by Cambodian NGO Friends International and ChildSafe to combat children begging, makes a case for why you should avoid giving money to child beggars, wherever they are,...
An Authentic Khmer Prahok Ktis Recipe

An Authentic Khmer Prahok Ktis Recipe

The delicious, rich Cambodian dip called prahok ktis is served with fresh crispy vegetables and makes a great introduction to the use of the Cambodian fermented fish called prahok and the curry paste called kroeung in authentic Khmer cuisine. An Authentic Khmer Prahok Ktis Recipe...