WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Asia Records Institute (ASRI) – Documentation Center of Cambodia: World's largest Khmer Rouge archive
(Worldkings.org) The Documentation Center of Cambodia (DC-Cam) is a Cambodian non-governmental organization whose mission is to research and record the era of Democratic Kampuchea (April 17, 1975 – January 7, 1979) for the purposes of memory and justice.
(WorldKings.org) Situated on the banks of the Tonle Sap and Mekong River, Phnom Penh is the capital city of Cambodia. The city has a lot of tourist attractions and festive events waiting for visitors during New Years Eve celebrations.
(WorldKings.org) With a fertile coastline and one of the richest inland fishing grounds in the world, it is unsurprising that fish is a staple food in Cambodia. Fish and rice both feature heavily on the menus of local restaurants, as well as in kitchens across the country, and there are countless variations on this classic combo on offer. Perhaps one of the most famous examples is fish amok, which is so popular that it is often considered Cambodia’s national dish.
(Worldkings.org) Borobudur is a largest and most sophisticated Buddhist Wonder in the World. Built in 8th Century and located about 42 km far from the North of Yogyakarta. This archaeology site was recognized as World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1991.
(Worldkings.org) Following the defeat of Japan, France regained control of the region, but the move had sparked a desire for independence. By July 1953, France had stated that it was ready to grant full independence to Cambodia and on 9 November 1953, full independence was achieved.
(Worldkings) Angkor Wat (Khmer: អង្គរវត្ត or "Capital Temple") is a temple complex in Cambodia and the largest religious monument in the world, with the site measuring 162.6 hectares (1,626,000 m2; 402 acres).
(Worldkings) Tourism in Cambodia has found a comfortable heart in Siem Reap, the gateway to the Angkor Temples and Cambodia’s biggest tourist destination. Its biggest attraction may be ancient ruins, but this is still an incredibly lively town.