Category Archives: Cambodia Travel Guide

Top 10 Biggest Festivals in Cambodia around the Year 2021

Top 10 Biggest Festivals in Cambodia around the Year 2021

Cambodia is not only famous for being the country of various massive temples and attractions including Angkor Wat, Phnom Penh, Siem Reap but also their unique festivals and holidays. Almost popular festivals in the stunning tourist destinations are related to Theravada Buddhist rituals which can’t be eradicated even by the bloody war of the Khmer […]

Khmer New Year – All about Cambodian New Year 2021

Khmer New Year – All about Cambodian New Year 2021

Khmer New Year or “Cambodian New Year” is the greatest traditional festival and the national holiday in Cambodia, lasting for three days. In the Khmer language, it is called “Chaul Chnam Thmey”, which means ‘enter the new year’. Khmer New Year starts on April 13th or 14th (Gregorian calendar) depending on the ancient horoscope “Maha […]

The Ultimate Travel Tips like a Local in Cambodia

The Ultimate Travel Tips like a Local in Cambodia

How to travel and experience Cambodia tours as a local do? The list of 5 Cambodia travel tips will surely provide you with useful information break the barrier of distinct languages and cultures to enjoy a wonderful trip with breathtaking landscapes and interesting activities. Cambodia Travel Tip #1: Participate in a Bike Tour Cambodia is […]

Cambodia National Flag | History – Design – Symbol

Cambodia National Flag | History - Design - Symbol

Ever since the 19th century, Cambodia has used a total of 10 different national flags with each one pertains to a certain period of its complicated history. When you have an Indochina tour which takes you to 3 beautiful Southeast Asia nations including Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos, you may want to learn about their flags […]

Cambodian People’s Characteristics & Customs

Cambodian People’s Characteristics & Customs

Cambodian people are exceptionally kind and open to visitors given the horrors they had to endure in the past. Similar to people from other Southeast Asian countries, the mellowness of Cambodians are forged by a strong belief in Buddhism teachings. The Cambodian people’s characteristics and behaviors are also under the influence of Confucianism, which focuses […]

Cambodia Religions & Beliefs

Cambodia Religions & Beliefs

According to the research of global religion conducted in 2010, Theravada Buddhism is the official religion in Cambodia, accounting for 97% of Cambodia’s population, followed by Islam (2%), folk religion (0.5%), Christianity (0.4%), and no religion (0.2%). Buddhist monastery and Sangha, along with essential Buddhist teachings such as samsara and meritorious accumulation are the centers […]

5 Must-know Taboos Before Visiting Cambodia

5 Must-know Taboos Before Visiting Cambodia

Visiting Cambodia will bring you unforgettable memories with majestically gilded temples and friendly, hospitable people. However, there are 5 must-know taboos you have to avoid when stepping on this beautiful land, otherwise, you will certainly get big troubles during your trip. Keep in mind the following taboos to have the greatest Cambodia tour! Taboos in […]