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adventure

Inside the Cambodian Jungle Resort Built to Fend Off Poachers

Architect Bill Bensley is on a quest to build sustainable luxury hotels that give back to their country’s ecosystem
Adam Bloodworth
1.21.19
Australia Today

Mammoth Tusks Found in Melting Permafrost Are Being Sold as 'Ivory'

Scientists found that a number of ivory trinkets sold in Cambodia were actually made from mammoth.
Gavin Butler
1.8.19
adventure

How the Animal Tourism Industry Fuels Cruelty

The uncomfortable truth behind one of South-East Asia’s most popular attractions
Adam Bloodworth
1.7.19
Fashion

The Hellish Commute of the Women Who Make Your Clothes

In Cambodia, female garment workers slave away for hours on end to make fast fashion for brands like H&M and Gap. But their problems don't end when they leave the factory.
Poppy McPherson
12.17.18
Thailand

‘Former CIA Secret Jail’ Opens to Tourists in Thailand

We attended the opening of Thailand's newest - and strangest - tourist attraction, with a group of ex-soldiers and cross-dressing dancers
Jamie Fullerton
12.16.18
cambodia

The Struggle to Save Teen 'Love Huts' in Cambodia

For the Kreung ethnic minority living in Cambodia, the practice of building “maiden huts" allowed young women to experience courtship on their own terms—and sometimes led to true love and lasting marriages.
Aisha Down
12.10.18
Restaurants

Scorpions and Tarantulas Crawl All Over Your Coffee at This Cambodian Cafe

Owner Chea Raty started the business with a single iguana, but has since acquired tortoises, bearded dragons, horned frogs, and other reptiles and arachnids.
Jamie Fullerton
8.12.18
cambodia

Cambodia's Supply of Fried Tarantulas Is Under Threat

The arachnids, a popular street snack in Cambodia, are facing modern perils such as deforestation and overhunting.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.11.18
News

Tourists Arrested in Cambodia for ‘Pornographic Dancing’

The partiers had reportedly posted images on social media.
Allison Tierney
1.29.18
Photos

Photographing the Disastrous Effects of Sand Mining on the Mekong River

Photographer Jian Gao traveled down one of the longest rivers in the world to see how demand for sand is driving the region toward a crisis it might not be able to come back from.
Jian Gao
11.27.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Canadian and British Backpackers Mysteriously Die in Cambodia

‘They decided to sleep it off but never woke up again.’
Mack Lamoureux
11.15.17
Antenna Documentary Festival

Cambodian Journalists Are Dying Trying to Save the Country's Forests

A boom in the illegal sale of wood has turned the environmental beat into a new kind of conflict journalism.
Saul Elbein
10.13.17
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