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Amid Power Cuts, Cambodia Invests Big in Solar

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Amid the sweaty power outages and the grinding soundtracks emanating from those lucky enough to have generators, there is some good news on the electricity front, with the Kingdom having invested in a series of solar power farms, including one that is set to come online in April, some four months ahead of schedule.

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The Man Who Built Angkor in his Garden

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When Dy Proeung takes a walk through his garden, he passes by the famed temples of Angkor. But in this version, the 82-year-old towers over the four faces of Bayon – one of four temples he recreated in miniature form at his home in Siem Reap, some 50 years after he sketched them for the first time.

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Meraki Invites You to a Riverside Escape in Kampot

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Meraki – to do something with soul, creativity, love. To put something of yourself into what you are doing. About five kilometres north of Kampot town, surrounded by tranquillity and ancient fishing villages, a garden oasis has become the new getaway of choice for those looking to escape Siem Reap and Phnom Penh.

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Embrace Earth Day by Eating Local in Cambodia

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If you’ve been waiting for the right moment to decrease your footprint on our struggling planet, April 22 – Earth Day – is the perfect chance. All over the world, species are dying out due to the destruction of habitats, with horrific images of sealife hampered by trash becoming common in the news, including the story last month of a dead whale washing up on a beach in the Philippines with more than 40 kg of plastic inside its stomach.

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