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Onlong Svay Thom – Fantastic Natural Resort with Dolphin

onlong svay thom
Dolphin pool resort "Onlong Svay Thom" is one of important area among a lot of important area for the protected area of Mekong river wildlife in Cambodia and Southeast Asia. This area is one of the few places in Southeast Asia, where numerous species of mammals are still being discovered in the wild. This natural resort is located along Mekong...

Top 10 Tourist Places in Cambodia

tourist places
Although Cambodia is a developing country, but also for the country's tourism sector is very favorable compared to other countries in Southeast Asia. Among those attractive place for tourists, mostly some small cities and villages, temples and beautiful beaches. So now let take a look at the top 10 tourist place as the following: 10. Kep Province A small sea resort...

Cheung Ek Killing Field

killing field
Between 1975 and 1978,aabout 17,000 men, women, children and infants (including nine westerners), detained and tortured at S-21 prison (now Tuol Sleng Museum), were transported to the extermination to death to avoid wasting precious bullets.The remains of 8985 people, many of whom were bound and blindfolded, were exhumed in 1980 from mass graves in this one-time long an orchard;...

Phnom Tamao Zoo

phnom Tamao Zoo
Phnom Ta Mao (Zoo) is located in Tro Pang Sap village, Tro Pang Sap commune, Ba Ti District, Takeo province. Phnom Tamao can be accessible by the National Road No 2 in 40-kilometre distance from Phnom Penh. Then turning right more five kilometers by a trail, it takes 45-minute drive from Phnom Penh. Phnom Ta Mao is a varied...

Visiting Cambodia – Massages & Spas

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Massage for health and relaxation is a time-honored tradition throughout Southeast Asia with Cambodia offering its own distinctive traditions in massage therapy. Most big cities in Cambodia has several massage shops and spas catering to visitors. And don't miss the latest smile inducing massage craze, fish massage, now available at several locations, especially around Pub street. Please come and enjoy...

Religion & Beliefs

religion
Theravada Buddhism is the religion of virtually all of the ethnic Khmers, who constitute about 90% or more of the Cambodian population. Buddhism originated in what are now north India and Nepal during the sixth century B.C. Theravada Buddhism is a tolerant, non-prescriptive religion that does not require belief in a supreme being. Its precepts require that each individual take...

Art & Culture

khmer art and culture
Throughout Cambodia's history, religious principles guided and inspired its arts. A unique Khmer style emerged from the combination of indigenous animistic beliefs and the originally Indian religions of Hinduism and Buddhism. These two religions, along with the Sanskrit language and other elements of Indian civilization, arrived in mainland Southeast Asia during the first few centuries ad. (adsbygoogle...

The King

king sihamoni
google_ad_client = "ca-pub-5597020317249537"; google_ad_slot = "7906673608"; google_ad_width = 336; google_ad_height = 280; His Majesty King Norodom Sihamoni is the son of His Majesty Norodom Sihanouk, former King of Cambodia and of Her Majesty Queen Norodom Monineath Sihanouk of Cambodia. King Sihamoni's selection was endorsed by...

Khmer People

khmer people
google_ad_client = "ca-pub-5597020317249537"; google_ad_slot = "7906673608"; google_ad_width = 336; google_ad_height = 280; The population of Cambodia today is about 10 million. About 90-95 percent of the people are Khmer ethnic. The remaining 5-10 percent include Chinese-Khmers, Khmer Islam or Chams, ethnic hill-tribe people, known...

Cambodia Geography

cambodia geography
google_ad_client = "ca-pub-5597020317249537"; google_ad_slot = "7906673608"; google_ad_width = 336; google_ad_height = 280; Cambodia has a land area of 181,035 square kilometers in the southwestern part of the Indochina peninsula, about 20 percent of which is used for agriculture. It lies completely within the tropics...