Trekking becomes a new attraction at Angkor Park

Publication date 09 November 2018 | 07:49 | ICT

Raising sheets of white paper with numbers written on it, Chheav Taing Kouch a travel agent from Peak DMC Cambodia calls each one as he assembles his group prior to trekking inside the Angkor archaeological park.



  • Underwater wonderland draws divers far and wide to Budapest

    Publication date 30 October 2018 | 11:11 | ICT

    NOT every diver’s dream is to watch shimmering shoals of fish swim through coral reefs in dazzlingly blue seas.

  • Global hotspots in danger of being loved to death

    Publication date 26 October 2018 | 13:04 | ICT

    THE Philippines’ most famous resort island Boracay reopens on Friday after a six-month clean-up intended to fix the damage done by unrestrained mass tourism.

  • China launches Hong Kong, mainland mega bridge

    Publication date 25 October 2018 | 10:58 | ICT

    THE world’s longest sea bridge connecting Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China opened to traffic on Wednesday, with excited travellers making their first journeys along what has been described as a politically-driven and costly white elephant.

  • Philippines re-opens ‘cesspool’ Boracay after massive cleanup

    Publication date 25 October 2018 | 10:35 | ICT

    The Philippines is to re-open its crown jewel resort island Boracay to holidaymakers on Friday, after a six-month clean up aimed at repairing the damage inflicted by years of unrestrained mass tourism.

  • Or Angkal waterfall: overlooked hidden gem in scenic Mondulkiri

    Publication date 19 October 2018 | 11:22 | ICT

    In a country where the tropical weather has caused Cambodians to prefer chilling in the water on weekends or during holidays, the waterfall is one of their most favourite destinations.

  • Thai bay made famous in The Beach shut indefinitely

    Publication date 04 October 2018 | 13:41 | ICT

    THE glittering Thai bay immortalised in the movie “The Beach” will be closed indefinitely to allow it to recover from the impact of hordes of tourists, an official said Wednesday, as a temporary ban on visitors expired.

  • Exploring wildlife up close and personal in Mondulkiri

    Publication date 28 September 2018 | 10:32 | ICT

    The northeastern province of Mondulkiri has long been known as an evergreen paradise.

  • ‘Instagram’ holidays get Nigerians rolling

    Publication date 21 September 2018 | 14:15 | ICT

    TOURISM in Nigeria is nothing if not earned. It takes eight hours by bus to travel the 250 kilometres (155 miles) from Lagos to Idanre on a road strewn with potholes and other obstacles.

  • Air Asia IndoChina Media FAM Trip to Bangkok

    Publication date 21 September 2018 | 13:50 | ICT

    Air Asia Media FAM Trip to Bangkok on Sep 7-9 comprises of fellow journalists from Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, and Vietnam.

  • Viewing green forest from Phnom Bai Chow in Mondulkiri

    Publication date 07 September 2018 | 10:38 | ICT

    Phnom Prich Wildlife Sanctuary, which covers 2,225sq km of forest, was designated as a protected area by royal decree in 1993. It is a diverse area of rainforests, mountainous pastures, sparse forests and wet grass fields.