Tag Archives: Siem Reap

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?...
Cambodian Pomelo Salad with Prawns Recipe

Cambodian Pomelo Salad with Prawns Recipe

This Cambodian pomelo salad with prawns recipe has been a favourite since we moved to Cambodia and is a breeze to make. It’s also another traditional dish that can be served in a more contemporary style for entertaining. Salads are always a component of a...
Creative Cambodian Canapés for Easy Summer Entertaining

Creative Cambodian Canapés for Easy Summer Entertaining

Creative Cambodian canapés for easy summer entertaining was what was on my mind when I started to experiment with different ways of presenting petite versions of traditional Cambodian dishes. These are the results. Recipes to follow. Last year was a challenging year for Lara and...
Places to Go in 2017 – Because These Places Need You

Places to Go in 2017 – Because These Places Need You

Our places to go in 2017 are destinations that we think you should travel to this year – because they need you. These are places with breathtaking landscapes, friendly locals, fantastic food, a fascinating culture, and all the rest. They’re also places that deserve more tourists....
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

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!...