cambodia

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
8.6.18
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
4.9.18
News

A Group of Tourists Were Arrested in Cambodia for ‘Pornographic Dancing’

The partiers had reportedly posted images on social media.
Allison Tierney
1.29.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Roy Moore faces even more sexual assault allegations, California gunman allegedly killed and buried his wife, senators to unveil bipartisan gun background check bill, and more.
VICE Staff
11.16.17
Weed

Phnom Penh's Happy Pizza Left Me High and Dry

I wasn't planning on getting stoned out of my mind when when I stopped by Phnom Penh's Happy Pizza, one of many such restaurants in the Cambodian city. But what should I have expected when I ordered my pie "extra happy"?
Max Winkler
9.29.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

The US​ says North Korea is "begging for war," the Caribbean braces for Hurricane Irma, Democrats vow to sue Trump over DACA, and more.
VICE Staff
9.5.17
yikes

Counterfeit Skin-Whitening Creams Are Ruining People's Faces

A raid in Cambodia revealed 70 tons of fake cosmetics, some with terrifying side effects.
Cristina Maza
8.7.17
Stuck in the 1950s

An Abortion Is Still a Death Sentence for Many Cambodian Sex Workers

A recent report is the first to investigate the causes of maternal deaths among sex workers anywhere in the world.
Holly Robertson
6.13.17
night terror

When Nightmares Literally Kill You

After 100 healthy men died in their sleep, a researcher came to a chilling conclusion: Their belief in the night spirit is what killed them.
Arzia Tivany Wargadiredja
6.12.17
Illustration

Amazing 3D Optical Illusions Burst from This Artist’s Sketchbook

Cambodia-born illustrator Visoth Kakvei's smooth, confident drawing style catapults him to Instagram fame.
Beckett Mufson
6.2.17
cambodia

Americans Can Now Buy Breast Milk from Cambodian Women Paid Less Than $10 a Day

Ambrosia Labs claims to be the first company to export human breast milk to the US. Its founders say their business model is beneficial to mothers in Cambodia, but advocates fear they're exploiting vulnerable women.
Audrey Wilson
3.14.17
Interviews

Meet Jeah, the Cambodian Rapper Who Came to Canada as a Refugee

"I think that not being born in Canada is why I always feel the need to express a taste of where I'm actually from. I have to showcase who I am culturally as much as I am also a Canadian."
Barbara Woosley
3.8.17
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