Cambodia

01 Jan 2008

by Marc Passion

CAMBODIA

Capital:Phnom Pehn Population:13.4 million Currency:Riel &US$ Calling Code:+855

Visas:US$20 for one month issued at most land borders and all airports

Cambodia

15 Aug 2008

by Marc Passion

THE TEMPLES OF ANKOR

Built over a thousand years ago by an ancient civilization, the Temples of Angkor are a collection of breathtaking monuments built for the Gods and used as a set for Angelina Jolie in Tomb Raider. The French colonials did something right by restoring the temples to their former glory; opening another window on human history.

Cambodia

10 Aug 2008

by Marc Passion

GETTING TRIGGER HAPPY WITH THE CAMBODIAN ARMY

Cambodia is officially the third most corrupt country in the world (source: Transparency International) where money talks and bullshit walks. They also have stockpiles of aging weapons from the Pol Pot regime. Put the two together and it’s possible to fire bazookas and an assortment of other weapons into the distance, courtesy of the Cambodian Army.

Cambodia

05 Aug 2008

by Marc Passion

HAPPY PIZZA :)

There are a lot of happy people in Sihanoukville, a chilled out coastal retreat for travelers wanting to recharge their batteries. A glance at the right menu and you’ll be impressed by their choice of pizza toppings and shakes. Put on the Bob Marley and roll a reefer. It’s time to chill, mon.