Sharing is Caring

Table etiquette in Cambodia has its own distinct rules and rituals. The idea of sharing is inherent in every element of a meal and so as is often the case in Asian family meals, everything on the table is for sharing. Cleanliness When eating out it’s common practice to first wipe down your glass, plate […]

Bamboo Straws

Bamboo straws are environmentally friendly; made from nature, reusable and compostable. . . Because of this they are appearing in more and more cafes, restaurants and hotels around Cambodia. Adding to the already tropical feel of holidaying in Cambodia, a bamboo straw in a fresh coconut is a novel holiday delight for a lot of […]

Golden Rivers of Coffee in Cambodia

Sipping a good cup of coffee is a ‘lifestyle’ and multimilliondollar business in Cambodia these days. Local Cambodians in Phnom Penh used to be sitting in dark cool alleys near the busy markets having their daily shot of caffeine, sweet milk and when it’s hot their café toek doh koh toek gok (ice coffee). Over […]