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Eating / Restaurants in Phnom Penh

June 30, 2010

This is an update to the first post relating to eating out in Phnom Penh which can be found here. Brown Coffee and Bakery – 5/5 Fantastic modern coffee shop with excellent coffee and pastries at reasonable prices. Set in a very elegant and stylish setting, you’ll be able to relax with freshly baked pastries,… View Article

Wrinkles and Krama

June 27, 2010

If wrinkles must be written on our brows, let them not be written upon the heart. The spirit should never grow old. – James A. Garfield This old Camodian woman is wearing a Krama, which is a traditional Cambodian garment with many uses, including as a scarf, bandanna, to carry children, to cover the face,… View Article

Father and son on their fishing boat

June 23, 2010

Kep is a sleeping seaside town in South West Cambodia. During 1900 to 1960, the town of Kep was a popular resort destination for the French and Cambodian elite. It is well known for it’s seafood, especially crab and arguably has the best seafood in all of Cambodia. The town has many ruined and abandoned… View Article

Trip to Kampot

June 13, 2010

Recently I had the opportunity to travel down to Kampot which is in the south of Cambodia, near the sea. Kampot is set on the Kampong Bay River at the base of the Elephant Mountains. It’s a laid back, small & sleepy town with classic French colonial architecture. I stayed at two places. The hip… View Article