WG Trunk Co takes a wild ride through the ancient wonders of Angkor Wat, across colonial Battambung on the bamboo train, rediscovers the once world famous Kampot pepper and across to the chaotic heart Phnom Penh.
Official name: Kingdom of Cambodia a.k.a ព្រះរាជាណាចក្រកម្ពុជា
Essential Khmer vocab: Greetings: Surs dey // Thanks: Or khun // Cheers: Jol moi
Brews of note: Angkor beer, Anchor beer, Cambodia beer and Cambonian coffee
Favourite Bites: Bobo – Cambodian rice porridge // Happy Pizza // Kdam Chaa – Fried fresh caught crabs in Kep with Kampot green peppercorns // Ang dtray-meuk – grilled squid
Random fact: US dollars are accepted for all purchases over $1 (which equals 4000 Cambucks aka Cambodian Riels) everywhere in Cambodia and ATMs dispense US dollars