Cambodian Cuisine: Discover the Most Popular Dishes & Drinks

Tommo Food, Food Guides (What To Eat In...)

If you’re planning a trip to Cambodia, the country’s incredible temples and stunning national landscapes will be top of your bucket list. However, if you’re a foodie like us you’ll be just as excited by the new dishes you’ll get to try. With a Cambodia eVisa you can experience a whole new culinary world: Cambodian cooking uses ingredients and flavor combinations you may never have across before. Keep reading to …

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Edible Spiders: Eating Deep Fried Tarantula In Cambodia (Edible Tarantula)

Megsy Food, The Dish Podcast, Tommo-Eats-Something-Terrible, Video Blogs

Edible Spiders: Can you eat tarantula? Why, yes you can. In this article I’ll be eating spiders in Cambodia (Deep fried tarantulas) – In the capital city, Phnom Penh. Surprisingly, this once hugely common dish has all but disappeared from major cities. We had to do some serious internet research to discover where to chew some tarantulas, without having to go out to rural areas. We finally tracked down a …

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031 Asia on $7 a day + Sihanoukville, Cambodia (Podcast)

Tommo Travel Freedom Podcast

031 Asia on $7 a day + Sihanoukville, Cambodia Listen NOW! . Subscribe on iTunes WE NEED YOUR FEEDBACK We love to hear from listeners about how we can improve the show or what you love about it already. You can email us using the contact form in the footer of this page or tweet @mytravelfreedom [tweetthis]My comment is…[/tweetthis] What do you want in the show? Are we moving to …

9 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Phnom Penh Cambodia

9 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Phnom Penh Cambodia

Megsy Photo Inspiration

Phnom Penh is the capital of Cambodia. It’s one of those capitals that travellers seem to feel the need to get in and get out – fast! But, there is a side to Phnom Penh other than the horrible history of the killing fields and genocide museums. This is a place where over 2 and a half million people live everyday, and have stories of their own. So lets took a look …

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Why go Dining in the Dark in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Megsy Food, Food Experiences (Restaurants and Where To eat In...)

Ever tried dining in pitch black darkness? Sure, we’ve all probably experienced blackouts just as we sit down to a meal but you grab a candle, light it up, and keep eating. But what if you had no light at all? What if you had to eat while being totally blind? How would you cope without the power of sight. Not being able to see what’s right in front of …

How to Get Your India Visa in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Megsy Travel Tips

What’s the process? How easy is it? When we started looking up how to apply for our Indian Visa in Phnom Penh, many travel forums spoke of large difficulties in processing. Having to resubmit paperwork due to small errors or pay for the embassy staff to make the changes. Uncertainty on whether you can can apply for the full 6 month visa rather than being penalised with only 3 months, …

5 top scams in Cambodia and how to avoid them

Tommo Travel Tips

Anywhere you find tourists you find scams. And there are plenty of scams in Cambodia! After 4 months living here we’ve seen a lot of scams and a lot of people getting scammed. However, we’ve been proudly scam free ourselves. By knowing what scams in Cambodia exist and the easiest ways to avoid them, you can stay scam free on your visit too.  Avoid these Cambodian Scams 1. Border/Visa Scams …

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Angkor Wat Cambodia: Sunrise ruined by tourism

Megsy Fun

You can probably picture the image in your head right now. The sun rising over an ancient temple complex that was abandoned over 700 years ago. Previously untouched and consumed by the dense jungle surrounding it. The perfect reflection on the lake. The feeling conveyed by promotional material is one of being one of only a few people to have ever witnessed this magnificent event. Sorry to burst your bubble …

Why Visiting Cambodian Orphanages Doesn’t Help, But THIS Does

Megsy Food

Coming to Cambodia it is instantly obvious that there is a severe amount of poverty. Cambodia is still trying to catch up with the rest of the world after the devastation of the Pol Pot era, and in a country where at least 50% of the population is under 15 you will notice people doing whatever they can to make a buck. These days there is a growing trend in …

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The Best Attraction (You didn’t know about) in Siem Reap, Cambodia?

Megsy Fun

The Must See Attraction in Siem Reap (other than that famous temple complex…what was it called again?) is not what you might expect. Amazingly, on trip advisor this is the first “non-temple” on the list of best attractions and even beats Angkor Wat in the ratings! Come One Come All to Phare – The Cambodia Circus!!! Phare is an Arts program based in Battambang offering disadvantaged children who have come …

Do You Really Need Travel Insurance?

How To Get The Best Priced Travel Insurance

Megsy Travel Tips

  Do You Need Travel Insurance? And If So, Which Insurance Is Right For you and the best value? In this article, we look through the different types of insurance so you can decide which is the right fit and right price for you.  We suggest some of the best insurance companies for different types of trips and some good insurance comparison sites that can help vacationers quickly find the …