Tag Archives: Siem Reap

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

Our Cambodia creative retreats and culinary tours for 2017 are filling nicely but as we’re eager to close bookings so we can announce dates for the second half of 2017, we’re offering up to 10% off the last remaining spots for all trips listed below. If you’d like...
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...