Royal Palace, Phnom Penh

The Royal Palace in Phnom Penh is situated on the Western bank, where the Mekong and the Tonle Sap rivers meet. The opportunity to explore a royal residence for $10 doesn’t come round often, so… View Post


Sihanoukville is a four hour drive away from the hustle and bustle of Phnom Penh. It is a beautiful coastal province and port city on the Gulf of Thailand. We went down for the weekend,… View Post

Restaurant Review: Public House, Phnom Penh

Last Thursday we went to the season 3 premiere of Loy9, a mass media campaign funded by the UNDP and Sweden and produced by BBC Media Action. The show aims at empowering the youth of Cambodia… View Post

The Killing Fields

No trip to Cambodia would be complete without confronting its dark and complicated past. We rose early and left Phnom Penh to make our way to Choeung Ek, also known as the Killing Fields. Choeung… View Post

Restaurant Review: Dine in the Dark, Phnom Penh

In February I took Mr. A to Dans Le Noir in London as part of his birthday present. For those of you unfamiliar with the concept, at Dans Le Noir you dine in complete darkness.… View Post