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  1. The Cambodian village on stiltsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The stilt houses come into their own during the rainy season when the lake floods to several times its size AFP/TANG CHHIN Sothy SIEM REAP, Cambodia: Each monsoon the soaring stilts that hold up the houses of Kampong Phluk prove their worth, as the dusty Cambodian village is transformed into a deep waterway. The village, a short tuk-tuk ride from the ancient Angkor ruins, is on the floodplain of Southeast Asia's largest freshwater lake, Tonle Sap.

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  2. Angkor Zipline is the Only Permanent Educational Eco-Adventure Tour...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 30 | PR.com

    Angkor Zipline, LLC operates the only permanent educational eco-adventure canopy tour inside Angkor Park and the only zipline in Siem Reap, Cambodia. The operation was acquired by a private investment group in 2017 from Flight of the Gibbon and since then they have made significant changes to pricing, policies and safety procedures to improve the guest' experience.

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  3. Cambodia-developed Software Expands Options for Visitors to Region's Most Treasured DestinationRead the original story

    May 20, 2018 | PRWeb

    To Do In Cambodia software has already been installed in almost 100 hotels for free, centralizing bookings and billing for almost 1,000 activities ranging from wellness treatments to horseback riding. A new software program developed in Cambodia is adding transparency to ticket sales at hotels, personalizing services for guests and increasing visitors to a wider range of activities in the Southeast Asian nation's swiftly diversifying tourism industry.

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  4. TripAdvisor CEO Doubles Estimate of Attractions Business to $2 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Skift

    The tours and activities sector is not hotels 2.0. It's a massive business opportunity, though. TripAdvisor CEO Steven Kaufer estimated it will be about half the size of the hotel sector, with similar take rates.

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  5. The Best (And Worst) Tips For Sustainable TourismRead the original story

    May 14, 2018 | TheStreet.com

    There are many ways to see the world and do some good in the process. Here are a few of the best .

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  6. Cambodia's famed Angkor receives over 1 mln foreign tourists in 4 monthsRead the original story

    May 1, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Cambodia's famed Angkor Archeological Park had attracted 1.05 million foreign visitors in the first four months of 2018, up 11 percent compared to the same period last year, said a statement on Tuesday. The ancient park earned a gross revenue of 48.2 million U.S. dollars from ticket sales during the January-April period this year, up 23 percent over the same period last year, said the state-owned Angkor Enterprise's statement.

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  7. Rinnai contributes to energy situation and environment of CambodiaRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Rinnai Corporation, a leading Japanese manufacturer developing various water heating devices, contributes to the energy situation and environment of Cambodia. Construction equipment supplier in Phnom Penh Camcona trading sells Rinnai products such as electric water heaters, solar water heaters and gas water heaters.

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  8. Cambodia's Angkor world heritage site earns nearly 40 mln USD in Q1Read the original story

    Apr 1, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Revenue from ticket sales to foreigners visiting Cambodia's famous Angkor Archaeological Park reached 39.6 million U.S. dollars in the first quarter of 2018, up 28 percent from the same period last year. The ancient site attracted 858,580 foreign tourists during the January-March period this year, up 12 percent over the same period last year, the state-owned Angkor Enterprise's said on Sunday.

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  9. Cambodia Makes Good, Cheap BeerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | LewRockwell.com

    Cambodia makes good, cheap beer, so I was sitting in some lunch place with yet another can of Angkor, after having polished off a plate of fatty pork with rice. Two tables away, a girl sat, doing her homework.

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  10. Cambodia's famed Angkor earns 27.4 mln USD in 2 monthsRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Revenue from ticket sales to foreigners visiting Cambodia's famed Angkor Archaeological Park reached 27.4 million U.S. dollars in the first two months of 2018, up 35 percent over the same period last year, authorities said on Thursday. The ancient park welcomed 590,200 foreign tourists during the January-Februar period this year, up 9.5 percent over the same period last year, said the state-run Angkor Enterprise, which is in charge of ticket sales at the park.

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  11. Southeast Asia's next great culinary destination?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | CNN

    The western Cambodia city, its bright lights and big hotels fed by an overflow of visitors to the ancient city of Angkor , now caters in somewhat slapdash fashion to an international potpourri of imported tastes and flavors. But what are the best choices for those seeking to actually experience the classic cuisine of Cambodia , beyond wandering through the many markets to gawk at local oddities like moringa leaves and Tonle Sap snakehead fish? Just a few decades back, following the Khmer Rouge's famine-inducing dictatorship, such middle-class amenities as restaurants or cookbooks would have been unthinkable.

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  12. Commentary: Cambodia can no longer depend on old drivers of growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    After graduating from least developed country status in 2016, Cambodia needs to diversify its economy and invest in human capital to ensure long-term growth, says the founder of Enrich Institute. A tourist poses for a picture during a visit to Angkor Wat temple in Siem Reap on Feb 17, 2017.

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  13. Getting your fill with an EAT vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2018 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Golden jellyfish swim in Jellyfish Lake in Palau. The saltwater lake has long been a source of wonder for tourists, who have delighted in snorkeling among the millions of golden jellyfish which can fill the water as thick as corn chowder.

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  14. Family travel five: Getting your fill with an EAT vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2018 | Boston Herald

    The Salvador Dali museum in St. Petersburg, Fla., in January 2011. The modern building houses the most comprehensive collection of Dalis works in the world.

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  15. Family trek through Yunnan on the Tea Horse Trail AdventureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Trekking to a traditional farm stay in the remote village of Xishan, in China's Yunnan province. Picture: Adrian Bottomley Hong Kong-based adventure travel company Whistling Arrow is organising a family-friendly trek through rural Yunnan province.

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  16. With higher prices, revenue at Angkor Wat skyrocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Bangkok Post

    Revenue from the sale of entrance tickets at the Unesco-listed Angkor Archeological Park in Siem Reap province rose by 72.5% in 2017, reaching US$107.9 million. Last month alone, ticket sales generated $12.3 million, a 71.9% increase compared with December 2016, with 267,000 foreign nationals visiting the complex, the Khmer Times reported on Tuesday.

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  17. New Year's night run in Siem Reap is big hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2018 | Pnompenh Post

    The start and finish line of the first Angkor City Music Night Run held on New Year's Eve. So Platong/Facebook A spectacular firework show lit up the Siem Reap sky marking the New Year countdown nearly two hours after hundreds of revellers, tourists and locals took part in Sunday night's 3km Angkor City Music Night Run The run was jointly organised by the Ministry of Tourism, Siem Reap Authority, Cambodia Events Organizer and the National Olympic Committee of Cambodia, with the support of several sponsors and partners.

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  18. Cambodia's Angkor revenue exceeds 100 mln USD in 2017Read the original story

    Jan 1, 2018 | Xinhuanet

    Revenue from ticket sales to foreigners visiting Cambodia's famed Angkor archaeological park hit 108 million U.S. dollars in 2017, up 72.5 percent year-on-year, a statement said on Monday. The ancient park received 2.45 million foreign visitors last year, up 11.8 percent year-on-year, said the statement from the state-run Angkor Enterprise, which is in charge of ticket sales at the park.

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  19. 2017 marks major milestones in Sino-Cambodian tourism tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2017 | Daily Times

    PHNOM PENH: The year of 2017 has marked a significant milestone in Cambodia-China tourism relations as China became the biggest source of foreign tourists to Cambodia after it overtook Vietnam in the first quarter of the year, said Cambodian Tourism Minister Thong Khon. The year of 2017 will be the first year that Chinese tourists to the Southeast Asian country have surpassed the 1 million mark, he said.

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  20. 2017 marks major milestone in Sino-Cambodian tourism tiesRead the original story

    Dec 24, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    The year of 2017 has marked a significant milestone in Cambodia-China tourism relations as China became the biggest source of foreign tourists to Cambodia after it overtook Vietnam in the first quarter of the year, said Cambodian Tourism Minister Thong Khon. The year of 2017 will be the first year that Chinese tourists to the Southeast Asian country have surpassed the 1 million mark, he said.

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