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Cambodia

Cambodia E-visa: All You Need to Know

Cambodia E-visa: All You Need to Know Cambodia is a sizable nation, sandwiched between Vietnam, Laos, and Thailand. Each year, there is a substantial rise in the number of tourist arrivals, with more than 62 lakh arrivals during recent years. Consisting of historical buildings and temples such as the majestic Angkor Wat, refreshing lakes such ... Read more
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The Complete Guide to travel to Cambodia

When people think of traveling to Cambodia, the first thing that comes to mind is Angkor Wat. While Angkor Wat is truly magnificent, there’s so much more that Cambodia has to offer. With spectacular temples, beautiful islands and beaches, and a rich cultural heritage, it’s a shame to miss out Cambodia. In this travel guide ... Read more
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2-week Vietnam Cambodia itinerary: Cultural highlights for first-time visitors

A guide to 2-week itinerary in Vietnam and Cambodia for first time visitors. 2-week is just enough time to see and explore the most memorable highlights that both countries have to offer. Please find out more on our website.
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Dining and Apsara dance at Crystal Angkor Restaurant – Siem Reap

Following the Apsara dance in Khmer culture, we would like to share with you our own experience of dinner and Apsara dance at Crystal Angkor Restaurant. Even though we are not often used to the combination of dinner of cultural dance, we have to admit that we totally loved it. After all, what could possibly top a night of nicely presented Khmer cuisine alongside with graceful royal dance?
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Apsara dance in Khmer culture

When it comes to Cambodia, Angkor Wat is undoubtedly No. 1 on the must-see list. What’s about the second one on the list? In our opinion, Apsara dance should be the next one you see after Angkor Wat. Because it is the most profound and aesthetic art form in Cambodian culture and also recognized by UNESCO as an intangible heritage.
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The killing field- A dark page in Cambodian history

In this post, we’ll take you on a tour to Choeung Ek genocidal center or the killing field. Located about 15 km from the center of Phnom Penh, the field witnessed the murder of 17,000 men, women, children and infants who had been tortured at Tuol Sleng were transported to be executed. There are 2 options available. You can either hire a guide or get a headset and a tape.
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Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum

If killing field is the place for executing prisoners, S-21 is the place for legalizing their deaths. First they forced the prisoners admit the delusional crimes which they never committed. And then made them point their fingers at their friends, families, relatives… After the gruesome process ended, most were then sent to Choeung Ek for mass executions. About 20,000 inmates were believed to have entered this living hell.
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Cambodia – Money & Local Currency

Money & Local Currency Cambodia’s official currency is the riel (abbreviated by a lower-case “r” after the sum). Nowadays, you can see, in the local market, riel notes ( there are no coins ) in denominations of 50r, 100r, 200r, 500r, 1000r, 2000r, 5000r, 10,000r, 20,000r, 50,000r and 100,000r, but you rarely see the highest ... Read more
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Cambodia – Passport & Visa Requirements

1/ Passport note: To enter Cambodia, a passport valid for at least 6 months after the visa expiration date is required. For security reasons, it is advisable to carry copies of documents rather than originals when in Cambodia. 2/ Visas for Cambodia Requirements To visit Cambodia, a visa is required for most nationalities except nationals ... Read more
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Weather in Cambodia

Located in the tropical zone near the equator making Cambodia has a monsoon climate. Like other Southeast Asia countries. Cambodia is either warm or hot all year around with two distinct seasons: wet and dry seasons. Wet season is from June to October with rains happen in the afternoon or at night. The afternoon rains ... Read more
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