The femme fatale A cocktail created in Cambodia’s legendary Hotel Le Royal, for the former first lady. Le Hotel Royal was originally opened in 1929 and like many Raffles properties in Asia, was a magnet for international dignitaries. Perhaps most famously, Jackie O visited the hotel and Elephant Bar in 1967 and ordered their famous […]
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after not go to drink wine stick stick stick fire bubble ignition, fireman, bring three cars to get shot in action for half an hour off.
The owner of the hotel (Nay Yeon) drunk angry wife locked not to drink continue to hit the fire explosion explosion police officers bring the car to fire Phnom Penh August 12, 2018. | The owner of the hotel brand is drunk angry with his wife locked after not go to drink wine stick stick stick fire […]
While searching for another image I came across these. Didn’t know I had a pair of them. Shot in Kampot 2015? Researching the name online comes back as Kumnooh (Khmer for design): …an arts guide seeking to bring together artists, venues, audiences in Cambodia. We cover all manner of visual arts, including painting, sculpture and photography, […]
Half a century after United States B-52 bombers dropped more than 500,000 tonnes of explosives on Cambodia’s countryside, Washington wants the country to repay a $US500 million war debt. “They dropped bombs on our heads and then ask[ed] us to repay. When we do not repay, they tell the IMF not to lend us money,” […]
❝Safety? What’s that? Opposite my apartment. Six stories up and no tie on while lifting aluminum roof parts into position. The only rule is “There are no rules”.❞ While wearing flip-flops! Thanks Glen R.
On the way from Sihanoukville to Kampot. Images by Fabien Peyronnet. (Originally posted on the Facebook Kampot Notice board.) More of Fabien’s personal work can be found here on his website. Thanks to Pocket Sunshine.
Heng Samrin, President of the National Assembly since 2006, voted today in Tbong Khmum. He played a crucial role in ridding the country of Pol Pot. Still, he prefers life in the shadows. At the end of 1979, after numerous cross-border incursions by the Khmer Rouge in places like Tay Ninh, which resulted in the deaths […]
Ghosts of Kampot Kampot is a city in southern Cambodia and the capital of Kampot Province. It is situated at the Praek Tuek Chhu river southeast of the Elephant Mountains and around 5 km (3 mi) from the Gulf of Thailand. Kampot was the capital of the Circonscription Résidentielle de Kampot under French rule and Cambodia’s most important sea port after the loss of the Mekong Delta […]
In most places ‘take your kid to work day’ goes like this: Students spend the day at the workplace of a parent, relative, friend or volunteer host, witnessing first-hand the world of work, prompting early career planning, and enabling students to make informed decisions about their future goals and endeavours. The event also gives parents […]
“On every side, in fantastic over-scale, the trunks of the silk-cotton trees soar skywards under a shadowy green canopy, their long spreading skirts trailing the ground and their endless roots coiling more like reptiles than plants.” — Maurice Glaize