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Phnom Penh, Cambodia | Overseas Haven Report

In this Overseas Haven Report, Cambodia expert Robert Carry details the arts, dance, food, religion, music, and even clothing are thriving in the region. Tourist numbers are exploding–up 180% since 2004–which is often a precursor to developers moving in and property prices zooming up. Take a look now and see what’s happening in Phnom Penh today.

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A major cultural revival is underway in Phnom Penh and it’s affecting every part of daily life.

“The city’s ambitious, unceasingly optimistic people have injected a new vibrancy that in the dark days of Khmer Rouge rule looked to have been lost for good. Throw in weather as warm as its locals, rapidly improving infrastructure and healthcare, and an amazingly low cost of living and it’s easy to see why many visitors are now choosing to call this place home.”