Phnom Penh is the capital, largest city and most wealthy city in Cambodia. The city was first settled in 1372. It did not become very important untill Angkor fell to Siam, at that time the King of Cambodia moved the capital nearby to current day Phnom Penh. Phnom Penh itself was not official the capital of Cambodia until 1865.
From the Phnom Penh Travel Guide
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Nice room but no window. Friendly staff, helpfull. Good location. Breakfast ok. ... more
Great customer service with friendly and accommodating staff. Rooms are fairly comfortable and kept very clean. The location isn't right in the heart of PP, but just a tuk-tuk ride away. We paid $22/night for a double standard room with A/C and were very happy with the value. ... more
Phnom Penh to Siem Reap?
I'm going to travel from Malaysia to Phnom Penh coming Jun. I plan my vacation with my friends 2days in Phom Penh and then we will travel to Seam Reap for 3 days. We might choose to travel by Bus in the evening and reach there at night but I was wandering how frequent is the bus traveling from Phnom Penh ...
Phnom Penh to Phu Quoc
Hi there, I am trying to work out the quickest/cheapest way to get from Phnom Penh to Phu Quoc. Can anyone comment on the reliability of boats leaving from Rach Gia to Phu Quoc in March? I was thinking of maybe getting the boat from PP to Chau Doc, staying overnight in Chau Doc, get early bus ...
Shootng Ranges @ Phnom Penh
Does anyone know where is the Shootng Ranges @ Phnom Penh located ? The one where you can fire AK 47/ launch rocket/ etc ..? ...
9th January 2011
Day of sight seeing in Phnom Penh which, given its history, is not very cheerful. We started off at Cheoung Ek Killings fields, where about 20000 people were killed under the Khmer Rouge. They had uncovered ...
Posted in Kim and Danny 2011 by kimdanny