Thursday, August 22, 2019

Lifestyle

Empowering Threads: Red Dirt Road Store Ties Charlevoix to Cambodia

You can help empower women in Cambodia by shopping at a pop-up store now open in Charlevoix.

‘Vermont Edition’ Revisits Interview With Loung Ung, Author And Cambodian Genocide...

She was just five years old when the revolutionaries known as the Khmer Rouge took control of her home country of Cambodia.

Chef Mission 2 – Cambodia

MasterChef Winner Zander Ng braves bumpy roads to meet Singaporean Chua Bee Ngoh, the 66-year-old founder of the non-profit organization, Love Cambodia, which has been changing lives in Cambodia’s Prey Veng province.

The travel scams we fell for: Cambodia’s border bandits

Travelling the world is the stuff of dreams ... until it's not.

Plastic cups runneth over at Cambodia’s Rubbish Cafe

As Southeast Asia grapples with massive tides of rubbish hitting its beaches, a Cambodian coffee shop owner is looking to build a business out of some of this waste as a way to promote sustainability.

From Cambodia to Seoul, the must-visit street markets across Asia

If you thought Angkor was known for just its historic temple ruins, then here's reason to think again.

A travel-inspired pop-up bar will serve global cocktails downtown

The Foreign Correspondents Club pays tribute to a historic Cambodian watering hole.

Cambodian Killing Fields to Longview lemonade stand

Savan Kong was a year old when his family fled the killing fields of Cambodia and was granted asylum in the United States.

Singer-Composer Bosba Panh to Research Cambodian Ensemble

Bosba Panh began singing when she was seven.

Lives in pictures are saved as buried treasures

A new book illustrates the risk one Cambodian family took to keep valued photographs out of the Khmer Rouge's clutches.

Are there some destinations in the world we should simply not...

Ethical is the new buzzword for consumers, but how can we travel responsibly?

Flavours of Mekong Delta

More than 2,000 years before the birth of Christ, intrepid Indian traders had braved the sea to reach distant shores in Southeast Asia.

Stockton Art Scene: Exhibit created to preserve Cambodian history

Everyone has the right to tell their own story. This past week, the Cambodian Experience gave the community a continued look at Cambodia’s rich culture (a previous version of the exhibit was shown in 2017) through a five-day long exhibit with performances, panels and workshops.

Beng Mealea Temple in Cambodia – Finding Angkor’s Jungle Labyrinth

It took me over six hours to cycle from Siem Reap to the jungle encased Beng Mealea temple in Cambodia on a journey that would normally take an hour by public transport. Biking through the flat plains of the Cambodian countryside on dusty ochre turf and avoiding the main, paved highway routes. If you are looking for a Beng Mealea tour with an explorative angle – this is it. 

8 picture-perfect places to visit in Cambodia that aren’t Angkor Wat

From the Mekong Delta to the Southern Islands

4 reasons you need to revisit Phnom Penh now

Cambodia’s capital city has become a thoroughly modern metropolis.

The Grand Tour season 4: Jeremy Clarkson teases filming location Top...

The Grand Tour is back on the menu, as Jeremy Clarkson, James May, and Richard Hammond have begun filming their fourth season and the former has now given fans a sneak peek at what’s to come.

10 Best Beaches in Cambodia

From remote escapes with pristine, empty strands to paradise-like beaches that are soon to be developed, to crazy and crowded party-all-night beaches, there’s a beach for your vacation-vibe in Cambodia.

Why Prumsodun Ok Founded Cambodia’s First Gay Dance Company in His...

How do you respectfully preserve a dance tradition that is more than 1,000 years old while recontextualizing it for 21st-century audiences?

Phnom Topcheang community turned into eco-tourism magnet

At about three in the afternoon, Pich Longneth is ready to welcome the clients he has booked in for his guide service.