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Phnom Penh eats: Ptas Nak Battambang

As the name suggests, Ptsa Nak Battambang – which in English means Battambang's house – is the right place for those who want to try some of the province's typical dishes in Phnom Penh.

Fri, 19 May 2017 Post Staff

What's on this weekend: A melting pot party, an art exhibition opening and neo-folk jazz

The weekend is finally here and we've got tips on how to spend your precious free time, whether you feel like chilling, partying or immersing yourself in a couple of artsy hours.

Thu, 18 May 2017 Post Staff

The tile master’s apprentice

Every few days for the past month, 35-year-old Eric Hav has woken up early and driven his moto nearly an hour out of Phnom Penh and down a dirt road to reach the home of ageing tile-maker Heng Srun.

Thu, 18 May 2017 Alessandro Marazzi Sassoon

What's on: Phnom Penh Pride 2017

Phnom Penh's Pride week is here and it is packed with events to suit every taste.

Tue, 16 May 2017 Caterina Rossi

What's on this weekend: An indie rock party, touch rugby session, and a cyclo architecture tour

As it often happens, there are lots of bubbling events going on in Phnom Penh this weekend. Live music is an option every night in many bars around the capital, including DJs from Thailand, Russia and Scotland.

Fri, 12 May 2017 Post Staff
David Myers (left) and Kimchean Koy stand in an alley filled with street art near Street 240.

Tuk-tuk tours to showcase street art

Phnom Penh hides its street art treasures well – down back alleys, on storefront grates and even inside the city’s markets. That’s where David Myers and Kimchean Koy come in.

Tue, 9 May 2017 James Reddick

Kse diev master dead, age 91

The country on Saturday lost its pre-eminent master of the kse diev, a long-necked single-string instrument that dates back to Angkorian times, with the death of Sok Duch at his home in Bati district in Takeo province.

Mon, 8 May 2017 Rinith Taing

The ‘Granny Program’ giving access to life’s small joys

A group of grandmothers from an impoverished area of Stung Meanchey have a busier schedule than they ever imagined they would in their 80s and 90s.

Fri, 5 May 2017 Keo Ratana, Jenni Reid