Planet Asia interviews an ex-convict just released from Cambodia's notorious Prey Sar Prison, widely regarded as one of the most brutal in the world. Learn about life on the inside. In addition, learn the struggles convicts face on the mean streets of Cambodia once they are released.
Many have suspected that raw sewage gets pumped into the sea around beach resorts. Across Asia this is proving to be true. This report contains proof of the sewage problem from Cambodia, with related issues from some of Asia's most popular beach destinations. Beware!
Cambodia's seaside resort town is gritty, seedy and under heavy construction. Tranquility and untouched beauty remains, but takes some effort. This post gives a broad overview of the region for first-time visitors. Get your head around the lay of the land and then choose your adventure.
As a tourist destination, Cambodia can offer temples, beaches and city life. As an expat enclave, Cambodia offers a cheap destination with easy long-term visas and a laid back tropical lifestyle. Get a sweeping view of the country for both tourist and living purposes.
Stuck in Cambodia because of COVID-19? Here are two solid options for long-term emergency stays in Cambodia. First, check out a long-stay discount on Sok San beach. Then, learn how to set up your own apocalypse bunker in Phnom Penh.
The gibbons of southeast Asia sing melodious duets at dawn and dusk. In Cambodia, habit loss and illegal poaching has decimated their populations. Some people keep gibbons as pets. One showed up at our reporter's door. Learn about Cambodia's pileated gibbons, then watch a video of a gibbon singing his song.
There are eight mystical powers that every human is born with. Distracted by daily life, we lose touch with these powers. Discover how meditation, mantras or yoga can help. Then, do the work needed to tap into the eight Siddhis of power.