Category: Cambodia

Cambodia ranked as one of ‘The 10 Coolest Places To Go In The Next 10 Years’ by Forbes magazine; Khmer Times

Photo: Khmer Times

Well known US magazine Forbes has ranked Cambodia as one of the ‘The 10 Coolest Places To Go In The Next 10 Years’…

Source: Cambodia ranked as one of ‘The 10 Coolest Places To Go In The Next 10 Years’ by Forbes magazine – Khmer Times

For Cambodian Tourism, Recovery Out Of Sight; Asean Post

Siem Reap is welcoming few foreign tourists weeks after Cambodia opened its borders to vaccinated travellers.

Source: For Cambodian Tourism, Recovery Out Of Sight

Angkor Wat ‘most famous temple in Asia’: US website; Hin Pisei; Phnom Penh Post

Angkor Wat has emerged as “the most famous temple in Asia” as per the US-based website Touropia Travel Guides, which tourism players say will add to Cambodia’s allure and intrigue, and motivate more holidaymakers to experience the “Kingdom of Wonder”.

Source: Angkor Wat ‘most famous temple in Asia’: US website

UNESCO commends Cambodia’s commitment to strengthen urban heritage preservation; Xinhua

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The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Friday highly appreciated Cambodia’s commitment to strengthen urban heritage preservation.

Source: UNESCO commends Cambodia’s commitment to strengthen urban heritage preservation

Sambor Prei Kuk celebrates 4th anniversary of UNESCO listing; Nov Sivutha; Phnom Penh Post

The Kingdom on July 8 celebrated the 4th anniversary of the listing of Sambor Prei Kuk as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Source: Sambor Prei Kuk celebrates 4th anniversary of UNESCO listing

Kingdom marks 13th anniversary for Preah Vihear UNESCO status; Mom Kunthear; Phnom Penh Post

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The Kingdom on July 7 celebrated the 13th anniversary of the world-famous Preah Vihear Temple’s induction as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Source: Kingdom marks 13th anniversary for Preah Vihear UNESCO status

U.S. ends Cambodia aid programme over deforestation; TRUST

Photo: Reuters/Samrang Pring

The United States says high rates of illegal logging have continued and accused Cambodia of silencing local communities…

Source: U.S. ends Cambodia aid programme over deforestation

Scenery of Angkor archeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia; Xinhua

Photo credit: Xinhua

Photo taken on May 24, 2021 shows a view of the Angkor archeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Located in Siem Reap province, the Angkor Archeological Park, inscribed on the World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1992, is the kingdom’s most popular tourist destination.

Source: Scenery of Angkor archeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Thirteenth-Century Angkor Was Home to More People Than Modern Boston; Livia Gershon; Smithsonian Magazine

Photo credit: Christian Haugen via Flickr under CC BY 2.0

New research tracks the famed southeast Asian city’s growth over hundreds of years…

Source: Thirteenth-Century Angkor Was Home to More People Than Modern Boston

Tourists eye Cambodia’s new world heritage site; Reuters/Oman Observer

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Source: Tourists eye Cambodia’s new world heritage site

Angkor Wat: A glorious, fallen civilization; Hans Tammemagi; Kamloops This Week

In spite of torrid heat and sweat dripping down his back, Hans Tammemagi was captivated by the sight before him. Banyan roots the thickness of a horse’s torso entwined the stones of a huge temple, crushing them, twisting them and ever so slowly taking command of this patch of Cambodian jungle.

Source: Travel: Angkor Wat: A glorious, fallen civilization

Sambor Prei Kuk celebrates third year as heritage site; Pech Sotheary; Khmer Times

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About 200 people celebrate the 3rd anniversary of Sambor Prei Kuk as a Unesco site.

Source: Sambor Prei Kuk celebrates third year as heritage site – Khmer Times

PM marks temple’s UNESCO listing; Ry Sochan; Phnom Penh Post

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Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday posted a congratulatory message on Facebook to mark the 12th anniversary of the listing of the Temple of Preah Vihear on UNESCO’s World Heritage List. “July 7, 2020, marks the 12th anniversary of the inscription of the Temple of Preah Vihear on the World Heritage List,” he said.

Source: PM marks temple’s UNESCO listing

Hun Sen notes iconic Preah Vihear temple anniversary; Long Kimmarita; Phnom Penh Post

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Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday posted a Facebook message commemorating the 58th anniversary of the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) decision that the Temple of Preah Vihear legally belonged to Cambodia.

Source: Hun Sen notes iconic Preah Vihear temple anniversary

Review: a visit to Angkor Wat (Cambodia); Luxury Travel Expert

Here’s everything you need to know before you visit and tour Angkor Wat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Camboidia’s most famous archeological site.

Source: Review: a visit to Angkor Wat (Cambodia)

Angkor Wat; Joshua J Mark; Ancient History

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View of Preah Vihear Temple in Cambodia; Global Times

Photo taken on Sept. 19, 2019 shows the Preah Vihear Temple in Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia. The Preah Vihear Temple is located on the top of a cliff in the Dangrek Mountains in northern Cambodia. It was inscribed on the World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2008.

Source: View of Preah Vihear Temple in Cambodia

Going Green In Cambodia: The Angkor Wat Travel Guide You Must Read; Emma Walmsley; Ecophiles

How to visit this UNESCO Heritage site responsibly, when to go, how to get around and more in this special Angkor Wat travel guide…

Source: Going Green In Cambodia: The Angkor Wat Travel Guide You Must Read

The Wonder of Angkor Wat; Ken Donohue; Vancouver Sun

Angkor disappeared into the jungle, only to be rediscovered hundreds of years later…

Source: The Wonder of Angkor Wat

Temple of Preah Vihear; Franket Muriel; Waymarking

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