Where I Stayed: The King Guesthouse Phnom Penh

King Guesthouse

Hotel Name: King Guesthouse Address: #149 and #151, St. 110, Phnom Penh The King Guesthouse is a budget guest house in Phnom Penh, not far from Wat Phnom (the principal Buddhist temple of the city). At under $10 a night it was one of the cheapest single rooms listed when I was searching for a […]

Wat Phnom, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

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Wat Phnom is the principal Buddhist temple of Phnom Penh. The temple was first built in the 1300’s and sit on top of the tallest peak in PP, at a lofty 27 metres. Travel Photos: Phnom Penh photo gallery.

Royal Palace, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

Royal Palace - Phnom Penh

Royal Palace, Phnom Penh – Cambodia. Travel Photos: Phnom Penh photo gallery

Phnom Penh Cafes

Phnom Penh Cafes

Phnom Penh has a special place in my heart as it was the first city in Southeast Asia I visited, back in 2005. I remember paying $2USD for a motorbike taxi from the airport, which may have been a dollar more than I was supposed to pay (I’m sure some wiseass backpacker pointed that out […]

Nomadic News [Can Tho Edition]

Coffee at FCC - Phnom Penh

Greetings from Can Tho, Vietnam. Ahh yes, good to be back in Vietnam. I missed last weeks Nomadic News but I had a good excuse – I was in a conference all weekend. DCBKK is a conference where online entrepreneurs meet and exchange ideas and inspiration. A wrap of the event can be found at […]

Flags of ASEAN, Phnom Penh – Cambodia

Flags of ASEAN

[Flags of ASEAN on Sisowath Quay, Phnom Penh] I happened to be in Phnom Penh while the 21st ASEAN Summit was being held. Obama was here for the occasion which meant security forces everywhere and a much cleaner than usual Phnom Penh. I didn’t see the President but I was caught in some Presidential traffic […]

Where I’m At: Otres Beach, Cambodia

Otres Beach

It’s good to be back in Cambodia. I first visited Phnom Penh in 2005 in what was my first visit to Southeast Asia and I loved it the moment I stepped out of the airport and got on the back of a motorbike taxi. I have been back to the region at least once a […]