A major cultural revival is underway in this SE Asian capital city and it’s affecting every part of daily life. In this report Cambodia expert Robert Carry writes that the arts, dance, food, religion, music, and even clothing are thriving after years of repression. Tourist numbers are exploding—up 180% since 2004—which is often a precursor to developers moving in and property prices zooming up. It’ll be a while before that really takes a grip so take a look now and see what’s happening in Phnom Penh today.
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Cambodia is quickly coming of age on the Southeast Asian tourism scene, enjoying annual double-digit increases in international tourist arrivals...Read more
We've all read axioms about travel... "It's not the destination, it's the journey... " Or this from J.R.R. Tolkien: "Not all those who wander are lost... " Or this gem from Caskie Stinnett, which rings so true to me: "I travel a lot; I hate having my life disrupted by routine." Why, when choosing to retire abroad, must it be a matter of exchanging one home in one location for another in a new location? One daily routine for another?...Read more