Tag Archive: Phnom Penh

Khmer Rouge – 40 years since Phnom Penh’s fall.

Phnom Penh, April 12, 1975. Twelve U.S. helicopters took off that day from the Phnom Penh Pochentong Airfield, carrying a few hundred foreigners and Cambodians to safety, away from the invading Khmer Rouge troops. The… Continue reading

Phnom Penh, March 19, 2015, 11.14 am

Sunday afternoon along Tonle Sap, Phnom Penh.

Phnom Penh – Two kind of power towers…

Phnom Penh – Sunday Morning in front of the Royal Palace.

Rebuilding Phsar Chhas – Old market, Phnom Penh.

Phnom Penh – Phsar Chhas on fire.

Monday, November 24, 2014 –  Early morning hours. A blaze in Phnom Penh’s Psar Chas damaged up to 70 per cent of its 900 stalls. Related Le Phsar Chas en partie détruit par… Continue reading

North Korea stays rent-free in Cambodia.

In the UK, the North Korean Embassy operates out of a simple house in West London. In the US and France, the pariah state has no diplomatic representation. But in Cambodia, the North… Continue reading

Cambodian Quote of the Day.

By law, there is no sex tourism business. If they [distribute condoms] like this, it means they are encouraging the sex tourism business. Tourism Working Group co-chair Ho Vandy on campaigns promoting safe… Continue reading

Bon Om Touk – Water Festival Impressions.