On this page you will find a frequently updated collection of news items of interest to those traveling to Siem Reap and Angkor Wat. You will also find news of interest regarding Cambodia in general. All links will open in a new window so you don't have to continuously do 'page back' to return to the website.


Monday, September 23, 2018

Sorry for the long absence but we were travelling thru SE Asia on family visit and holiday. I hope to get a lot of reviews up here soon of some of the new stuff we experienced in Siem Reap.


One fatality in building site collapse on Pub St

A few days after we left, a building on the corner of Pub St which was undergoing extensive renovation collapsed, resulting in the death on one teenage construction worker.



August 13, 2018

Going to be in Phnom Penh and interested in Cambodian and international modern and avant-garde culture? Then you should check out Meta House. From their website:
"Boasting more than 100 sq. metres of art exhibition space and an open-air media lounge on the rooftop overlooking Phnom Penh, the three storey gallery offers an excellent space for artists-in-residence and visiting artists to interact. META HOUSE actively supports Cambodian artists and promotes the development of contemporary art in Cambodia through local and international exhibitions, workshops, community-based projects, artist exchange programs and by fostering links with South East Asian and international universities, galleries, curators, non-governmental and governmental organizations..."

Meta House Phnom Penh


August 7, 2018

Angkor Wat voted world's top landmark

Tripadvisor members have voted Angkor Wat the world's top landmark in 2018

Angkor Marathon remains one of the world's most exciting running events



August 3, 2018

How Siem Reap is cleaning up its most iconic landmark

"Mayor So Platong details Siem Reap’s plans to collect data, integrate services, and conserve Angkor Wat and other sacred sites."

8 Reasons to Choose Cambodia for Your Honeymoon

"It's a beach vacation and cultural immersion wrapped up into one luxurious package."


August 1, 2018

Flooding increasing in Kraite and Stung Treng provinces

New Organic Market Opens in Siem Reap

Siem Reap's Changing Inbound Tourism Negatively Impacts Hotels and Rental Apartments


July 30, 2018
Cambodia Election results

The 11 Best Things to Do in Siem Reap from Timeout magazine