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Cambodia Trips

Why Travel Solo To Cambodia?

Cambodia has recently emerged from a dark and turbulent past, to become one of Southeast Asia’s most popular destinations.

Despite a devastating 20th century, anyone who’s visited Cambodia will tell you that this is a country of uplifting optimism and beauty. There’s the fallen grandeur of Angkor Wat (a vision more stirring than photos can do justice to), the re-energized cityscape of Phnom Penh, the white-sand beaches of Koh Rong and the Southern Islands.

Cambodian cuisine overlaps with its famously culinary neighbours, from the crispy fried bananas well-known in Thailand to the fragrant lap salads characteristic of Lao cooking. But there’s plenty that’s individual and unique to Cambodia too: fish amok cooked in coconut and lemongrass cream, grilled squid, fresh beef salads dressed in lime juice.

Once you get your first taste of Cambodia, this is a country which will keep you coming back for more.



Cambodia facts

What's the weather like?

Cambodia has a tropical climate, shifting between monsoon and dry season. The average summer temperature is 95F (35C), while winter averages at 70F (21C).

95 °f

Average temp in high season

What’s the national language?

Khmer

What’s the currency?

Cambodian Riel

Timezone

Cambodia Standard Time is 7 hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time (GMT+7)

Top three activities

1. Watch the sunrise over Angkor Wat
2. Take a cyclo tour of Phnom Penh
3. Learn about Cambodia’s tragic history

Top five dishes to try

1. Fish amok: fish and coconut curry
2. Samlor machu: sour chicken soup
3. Char kroeung sach ko: lemongrass beef
4. Twa ko: grilled sausage
5. Nom banh chok: rice noodles with fish gravy

Top places to visit in Cambodia

Phnom Penh

Cambodia’s capital is a city that demands your attention through honking horns and colorful markets. Take a tour around its ornate palaces and temples before heading down to the riverside promenade to watch the city go by with a beer in your hand.

Siem Reap

The temple-filled city of Siem Reap is surrounded by a wealth of natural wonder. The surrounding villages feature crocodile, duck and vegetable farms as well as a lively market that will help bring you closer to local life.

Angkor

The ancient city of Angkor is a real wonder. Ornate ancient temples abound, from multi-faced Bayon, Angkor Thom and the jungle-covered Ta Prohm. These intricately carved temples date from as far back as the 12th and 13th centuries.

Koh Rong

This formerly jungle-clad wilderness has become a tourist hotspot for those looking for white sandy beaches. While the village itself has become a hub for backpackers, if you venture further away from the village you’ll discover the island’s natural charms, where a frog chorus emanates from lush forest.

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