Cambodia’s Angkor Wat temple enjoys spiritual comeback as tourism recovers (video)

Cambodia has been open for foreign tourists for months now, but during the COVID pandemic, few have traveled to visit the world famous Angkor Wat temple complex.

At Angkor Wat, ‘You Have One of the World’s Wonders to Yourself’

Cambodia has been open to foreign tourists for months, but in this time of Covid, few have made the trip, making it possible to imagine that you alone have rediscovered the glorious temple complex.

Now Is the Best Time to Visit Siem Reap

With mass tourism kept at bay by the COVID-19 pandemic, now is the best time to be in the Cambodian city and gateway to Angkor.

Just quietly, now’s the perfect time to visit Cambodia’s Siem Reap

In the 15 years before the coronavirus, international tourism to Cambodia had increased from about one million to six million people a year. Almost all of them would come to Siem Reap for the same reason that Angelina Jolie did - the magnificent temples of Angkor.

From Bangkok to Bali to Da Nang, foreign tourists are returning as entry restrictions are loosened despite Omicron Covid-19 variant’s spread

Countries in Southeast Asia are making it easier for vaccinated travellers to enter, although rules differ depending on your destination.

There’s Never Been a Better Time to Visit Angkor Wat

It’s Christmas Day, and Paul Wallimann, the owner of a popular restaurant near the iconic temples of Angkor Wat, is nervous about serving a table of 16.

A Visit to Angkor Wat During Wartime

Threatening Storms and Armed Guerrillas on the Way to a Great Ruin.

Angkor: Asia’s ancient ‘Hydraulic City’

Angkor Wat attracts millions of visitors a year, but most know little of the intricate and vast water system that fed the empire's rise and demise.

A Local’s Guide to Cambodia

Street artist Fonki on his favorite urban islands and Phnom Penh’s growing art scene.

All aboard the Cambodian cafe train to nowhere

Train travel has largely ground to a halt in Cambodia due to the coronavirus but railway fans can still get their fix aboard a stationary carriage converted into a hipster cafe.

Travel Cambodia – Tumble in the Jungle

Julian Challis travels deep into the jungles of Cambodia for 10 days of motorcycling mayhem, but will he emerge from the toughest ride of his life unscathed?

Twitcher tours: why birdwatching in Cambodia is expected to take flight in a post-Covid world

Avitourism is predicted to be popular with travel-deprived ecotourists and is among the fastest-growing eco-tourism trends.

Cambodia travel corridor: architectural time travel is on offer in the capital Phnom Penh

Cambodia has been put on the travel corridor list, and its absorbing capital, where New Khmer meets Art Deco, merits a visit before heading to the beaches.

An ‘enchanting’ journey through Laos and Cambodia

From Buddhist temples to mine-clearing rats and a range of arts, Cambodia and Laos have plenty to keep adventurous travellers busy.

Tourism resorts across Cambodia ready to welcome tourists during holiday with COVID-19 preventive measures

At least 557 tourism resorts across Cambodia opened for both domestic and foreign tourists during the five-day holiday with preventive measures against the COVID-19 pandemic, state-run Agence Kampuchea Press (AKP) reported on Monday.

The rise and fall of Cambodia’s Pub Street, the most notorious party strip in the country

Pub Street, in Cambodia’s north-western city of Siem Reap, is still almost empty of revellers despite the area having reopened in June following pandemic closures

Cambodia: Covid-19 Entry Requirements For Travelers

As the worldwide pandemic continues, Cambodia has enacted strict COVID-19 entry requirements to protect the country from a surge of infections.

Angkor Wat without tourists: Empty, strange and extraordinary

With travel restrictions in place around the world, and the coronavirus pandemic keeping would-be tourists at home, one of the world’s most famous wonders, the early 12th-century Angkor Wat and surrounding temples, has been left largely empty for months.

Cambodia’s ‘hidden’ Angkor Wat (video)

After hiding his identity, burying his work in the forest and narrowly escaping death, a Cambodian architect built a masterpiece inspired by Angkor Wat.

Minus the tourists, ancient Angkor returns to a state of tranquility

The shutdown of world travel has hit tourist-reliant Siem Reap hard, with visitors to Angkor Wat dropping dramatically. But inside the park it's Cambodian visitors who are the beneficiaries, as they enjoy a brief moment of tranquility at this sacred cultural heritage site.


Chinese drug syndicates shifting meth, ketamine manufacturing networks to Cambodia

A cross-border operation between police in China’s southern Guangdong province and counterparts in Cambodia have seized 350kg (772lbs) of crystal methamphetamine in a series of raids, shown in recently released footage by Chinese state media.