Things To Do In Phnom Penh

You will not run short of things to do in Phnom Penh. All it takes is a little bit of perseverance and the traveler spirit. Most of the sights, interesting places and things to do in Phnom Penh are within a relatively short drive or decent walk. A taxi ride is cheap and those that…

Living In Cambodia

A personal story of our media director living in Cambodia. He shares experiences from the mundane to the unusual. His information is essential for anyone who will be volunteering for any length of time in Cambodia or planning to fully explore the rich Khmer history of Cambodia. Make sure you have all your essential items…

Cambodia Travel Visa

There is a lot written about obtaining a Cambodian travel visa on the internet. You will find government websites, blogs and travel guides offering advice. In general, obtaining a Cambodia travel visa is very simple and straightforward. We do not know of anyone who has had their visa application at a border crossing unreasonably refused….

Banteay Chhmar

Once you make it to Siem Reap then you are in the heart of Angkor. However, not so far from the ancient capital are many less visited Angkorian temples. There is Beng Mealea and Preah Srey, perhaps Phnom Koulen; one much over-looked place is Banteay Chhmar. Banteay Chhmar |One of The Lessor Known Angkorian Temple…

Phnom Penh to Kampong Som

Where’s that you say? Well, Kampong Som is better known as Sihanoukville, or the new Macao. Any way you look at it, the town is worth a visit. Although the Chinese are busily turning it into the casino capital of Southeast Asia, it still has places to escape to. And as a cycling destination, it…

Ratanakiri

Ratanakiri is definitely one of the more “out there” destinations in Cambodia. The province’s name is derived from two Sanskrit words: Ratna which stands for gems and Giri which stands for mountains, items much in demand and the cause of much demise. Located in the far northeast of the Kingdom, the province is an adventure…

Cycling In Cambodia | Phnom Penh to Kampong Cham

Cycling in Cambodia is on the rise and is a great way to learn about the country and the Khmer people. If you cycle around Phnom Penh in the early morning, you will see many groups of cyclists hitting the road and enjoying the early day with their other friends. Cycling has advanced from a…

Living In Cambodia | Phnom Penh

Life in “The Penh” has the good, the bad and the ugly. A combination that makes life in Cambodia very interesting, but it can send some people into despair. There is great accommodation, but at a price; there is the traffic, but it can drive foreigners mad; and there is the food, a huge variety…

Essential Travel Items

What do you take abroad with you? What is essential or merely useful? We have put together what we believe to be the most inclusive and comprehensive essential travel items list that is available on the web today. We gathered these ideas for essential travel items from personal experience and that of our followers and…

Kampong Thom | An Amazing Bus Stop

People rushing from Phnom Penh to Siem Reap usually miss Kampong Thom even though the bus stops here for one of the many breaks the bus driver enjoys taking: Maybe that is why people miss it. There are exotic lakes, rivers, forests, mountains, and more than 200 ancient temples to be found and explored in…

Kampong Cham

If you are thinking about a detour from Phnom Penh, or perhaps you have decided to travel north along the Mekong, then more than likely you will find yourself in Kampong Cham. The name in English means “Port of the Chams”. The Chams being an ethnic people who have lived in the area for centuries…

Anlong Veng: Last Bastion of a Dictator

If you visit Preah Vihear, then an interesting route back to the hustle and bustle of the real world is via the town of Anlong Veng. This is an adventurous detour along Cambodia’s northern border, travelling across Preah Vihear and Oddar Meanchey provinces. Now, this dusty off-the-beaten track town is not exactly on the tourist…

Battambang | The Undiscovered Country

Welcome to Battambang, where rain gambling is a popular past time … what! Well it is simply hedging your bets on when it is going to rain, what else! Battambang is the biggest city in Cambodia’s northwest, and is at the intersections of the roads leading to Sisophon then onto the Thai border, Pailin and…

Preah Vihear

If you like old interesting places, Cambodia has ancient temples, royal palaces and historic cities to spare. Most people rush to Angkor and its famous Wat, others seem to drift to Phnom Koulen, then there are those intrepid few who like to go off the beaten track and visit some of the less seen places…

How To Contribute – Have a holiday!

You can help us without giving us anything? Do you want to know how to contribute to our platform to help a Cambodia Charity flourish? We firmly believe in asking for nothing for nothing in return. We are not asking you to send us money (although it would be appreciated). What we want from you…

Volunteer In Cambodia Issue #4

Volunteer In Cambodia Volunteering in Cambodia and Voluntouring Abroad continues to move forward to becoming the leading platform for Cambodian charities to connect with volunteers. Our website is completely free for volunteers and charities to meet and exchange ideas on how you can work together. Your help is desperately needed to keep our website relevant…

Teaching English In Cambodia

Learn to Teach English – 10% Discount to all our readers Even if you have an English qualification or are a native English speaker; having a teaching English qualification creates value for everyone because it means you are prepared. It makes teaching English more fun for you and more valuable for your pupils. Start TODAY…

Volunteer In Cambodia

You can easily become a volunteer in Cambodia by using our 7 step process to create a successful charity project abroad.  You do not need to pay extortionate fees to commercial companies to help you. All the information you need is right here in our website. The cash you save can be used to further…

Cambodia Tours

When volunteering abroad in Cambodia, you will find out that besides working towards creating a better future and making a positive change in the world, you will occasionally have time to get to know the country you are in and engage in popular Cambodia tours. Exploring the country, Khmer culture, getting to know the people…

Volunteer Jobs

If you are seeking to make a positive impact in the world and contribute to create an overall better environment for everyone; then volunteering abroad is for you, and there are plenty of volunteer jobs for you to contribute to. Volunteer Jobs Volunteering abroad is about working towards making a powerful positive change in the…