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Friday, July 28, 2017

About Cambodia

Cambodia, also know as the Kingdom of Wonder, is slowly becoming one of the key tourist destinations in South East Asia. With its rich culture, historical significance and wealth of attractions, the country attracts luxury holiday-makers, backpackers and everyone in between. In this section, we give an overview of general and practical facts to make your visit to this beautiful country an unforgettable experience.

Introduction to Cambodia

Beautiful desert-island beaches, jungle trekking in protected reserves, café-culture in a capital city full of complex history– and, of course, 1000-year old temples from...

Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh is on the up. If you want a sense of Cambodia's future, then visit its capital. With young people pouring out of...

Tonle Sap Lake

Tonle Sap Lake is often referred to as the heart of Cambodia, it’s a giant, almost ocean-like, inland freshwater lake. The Tonle Sap River...

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville is the party capital of Cambodia. With long mainland beaches and small undeveloped islands within easy reach, it’s the most popular beach resort...

Kampot

Kampot is Cambodia's getaway. Although the coastline isn't developed for tourism, the province has everything else for those who want some clean country air,...

Battambang

Battambang is Cambodia's second largest city and the capital of Battambang Province. For those wanting a sense of "real" Cambodia outside the tourist bubbles...

Public holidays in Cambodia

The table below gives an overview of the official public holidays and festivals in Cambodia, updated for the year 2017. table td {font-size:12px;} Name Date Remarks International New Year's...

The Mekong River

The Mekong River is one of the mightiest rivers in Asia. It is the world’s 12th longest river and it crosses through 6 countries...

The King and Royal Family

The current King of Cambodia is Norodom Sihamoni. Born 14th May, 1953. His official title is Preah Karuna Preah Bat Sâmdach Preah Bâromneath Norodom...

Religion

The motto of Cambodia is “Nation, Religion, King”. This gives some indication of just how important Buddhism – the national religion – is to...
Banteay Srei Temple

Banteay Srei

Preah Khan temple

Preah Khan

Angkor Wat is the largest religious monument in the world

Angkor Wat