Things to Do in Phnom Penh

Last updated on September 8th, 2017

Royal Palace of Cambodia in Phnom Penh
The Royal Palace of Phnom Penh: an Island of Peace in the City’s Bustle
The Royal Palace is one of Phnom Penh’s main attractions. Spend the day exploring the historical pavilions and admiring the
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Cambodian surf guitar
Cambodian Rocking Beats: from Mekong Surf to Clean Psychedelic Guitar
Cambodian classic rock from the 50s to 70s sounds like rock ’n’ roll, but with a Khmer twist: from surf
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Souvenir Shop in Phnom Penh
Souvenir Shops in Phnom Penh: What and Where to Buy?
Beautiful Shoes has been around this area of Tuol Sleng a good twenty years. The family run business established itself
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Market in Phnom Penh
Markets in Phnom Penh: What and Where to Buy?
Phsars, literally "markets" are where Cambodians purchase anything from fresh fish and vegetables, tools for home improvements, jungle knifes for
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Phnom Penh River Front Walk
Phnom Penh is relatively compact and you’ll get your bearings quickly. The Monument of Independence sits at the centre, with
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Phnom Penh Wat Phnom Walk
Phnom Penh is a city steep in history, with a heavy past and hopefully a radiant future. If you like
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Phnom Penh Historic Building
Phnom Penh Urban Heritage Walks
All right, we grant it to you, the sidewalks in Phnom Penh are not always in tip top condition, and
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Karaoke in Cambodia
Singing and Karaoke in Cambodia
Visitors are often surprised to discover the average Cambodian will gladly make his melodious voice heard. There is in fact
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Khmer Shadow Theatre
Traditional Khmer Performing Arts
There is a handful of performing troupes of Sbek Thom (literally large leather) shadow theatre in Phnom Penh and few
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Phnom Chisor Temple
The Temple of Phnom Chisor: Angkor on the doorsteps of Phnom Penh
Packed a day bag, a camera, and a couple of friends. And off we were to Phnom Chisor, an 11th
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