Where to go in Cambodia
List of regions
Cambodia's capital Phnom Penh is sprawling, vibrant and often chaotic, a compelling mixture of old and new. At the heart of an increasingly confident city is the enticing Sisowath Quay area, lined with French restaurants and local eateries, bookshops and boutiques, and the departure point for river…
Along Cambodia's south coast, rainforests stretch down to the sea, meeting mangroves and coral reefs. Turtles, sharks and dugongs are among the marine life found here, while the inland mountains are home to bears, tigers, elephants and plentiful bird species.
The area around Siem Reap is well worth exploring after enjoying the delights of Angkor. The riverside city of Battambang comes complete with splendid French colonial architecture, nearby ruins and the popular ‘Bamboo Train'.