A young couple at Lycée Sisowath, Phnom Penh

Photo feature

A young couple at Lycée Sisowath, Phnom Penh

My last post was also about Lycee Sisowath, Phnom Penh's most prestigious school - and its list of... enlarge

FEATURES

A sunset cruise on the Mekong, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh Video

A sunset cruise on the Mekong, Phnom Penh

In this video, we take a sunset cruise along the Ton Le Sap and Mekong Rivers in Phnom Penh. We travel along the city riverfront past the its royal... more

My last ride on the Mekong River ferry between Saigon and Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh Video

My last ride on the Mekong River ferry between Saigon and Phnom Penh

For decades, old rusting ferries have carried trucks, cars, motorbikes and people across the Mekong River in Vietnam and Cambodia.They've been an... more

Happy Year of the Goat - Saigon's Tet Flower Street

Ho Chi Minh City Video

Happy Year of the Goat - Saigon's Tet Flower Street

Saigon’s Tet Lunar New Year flower street is a longstanding city tradition. I popped down yesterday afternoon, a few days into the new Year of the... more

Talking Art Vietnam - Artist, Pham Huy Thong

Ho Chi Minh City Video

Talking Art Vietnam - Artist, Pham Huy Thong

"Artists in Vietnam have a big advantage. We are living in a goldmine of issues”. So says artist Pham Huy Thong in this Rusty Compass video. Thong... more

[Video] Acoustic Cafe - on the town in Saigon

Ho Chi Minh City Video

[Video] Acoustic Cafe - on the town in Saigon

A night out at Acoustic Cafe Saigon, a busy little live music venue in District 3 where the city's young head out to hear local bands performing... more

More on Agoda and the Avani Quy Nhon

Quy Nhon Blog

More on Agoda and the Avani Quy Nhon

This is a follow-up to a recent blog piece about a less-than perfect stay at the Avani Resort in Quy Nhon, while major renovations were under... more

[Video] Cargo Saigon - on the town

Ho Chi Minh City Video

[Video] Cargo Saigon - on the town

A night on the town at Saigon's Cargo Bar - the centre of international live music in the city. This video was compiled from many nights out in fact... more

RECENT REVIEWS

Bistrot Bassac, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh eating

Bistrot Bassac, Phnom Penh

Le Bistrot Bassac is a modest little bistro on St 308 with plenty of spirit and character. more

Bistrot de L’Institute Francais, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh eating

Bistrot de L’Institute Francais, Phnom Penh

Bistrot de L’Institute Francais is a great little casual bistro and cafe attached the library and exhibition space of the Institute which is a... more

Patio Hotel and Urban Resort, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh hotels

Patio Hotel and Urban Resort, Phnom Penh

The Patio Hotel features 45 cool, colourful rooms across a modern 7 story building. The rooftop pool and its city views are highlights. more

Common Tiger Restaurant, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh eating

Common Tiger Restaurant, Phnom Penh

Common Tiger’s captured the imagination of Phnom Penh’s NGO and business types with a tasty and innovative degustation menu and a small a la carte... more

Mansion Heritage Bar, Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh nightlife

Mansion Heritage Bar, Phnom Penh

Mansion Heritage Bar is a stunning colonial era building that’s in a dire state of disrepair, right by Phnom Penh’s Royal Palace and National... more

Tuol Sleng S21 Genocide Museum

Phnom Penh see and do

Tuol Sleng S21 Genocide Museum

Tuol Sleng is perhaps the most profound museum experience in all of Indochina. The former school turned prison death camp S21, now known as the Tuol... more