Kampong Cham

Kampong Cham | Port of the Chams 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…

Anlong Veng: Last Bastion of a Dictator

Anlong Veng | Last Bastion of a Dictator If you visit Preah Vihear, an alternative route back to the hustle and bustle of the real world is via the town of Anlong Veng, this is a big detour along Cambodia’s northern border, travelling across Preah Vihear and Oddar Meanchey provinces. Now, this dusty off-the-beaten track…