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.
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"?
The Cambodian Moms Sacrificing Their Health and Family to Make Your Clothes
They are the backbone of the country's garment industry—and its economy. But poor working conditions force many factory workers to live apart from their kids.
Cambodian Ghosts Love Sticky Rice Cakes
On Pchum Ben or "Ancestors' Day," Cambodians believe the ghosts of dead relatives return to earth. They are offered Num Om Saum, a sticky rice cake wrapped in banana leaves.
Eating with the Dog Thieves of Cambodia
Driven by poverty and a belief that dog meat possesses medicinal properties, desperate men in Phnom Penh resort to stealing people's pets to make a quick but horrific buck.
This ‘Lucky’ Pasta Could Save Bhutan from MSG Noodles
Students from Bhutan’s Royal Thimphu College have created an MSG-free wheat flour pasta shaped to look like the lucky “endless knot” symbol of Buddhist traditions.