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Enjoy a meal and talk with locals in Cambodia

Ms. Chanlon and a garden full of surprises

Ms Chanlon is a 71 year old mother who was born and raised in Battambang. During the Khmer Rouge period she had to leave the city with her six children and stay at the countryside. When the nightmare was over, she was able to return to the land she inherited from her grandmother. There, she build a ...

Ms. Thourn: The tailor who loves recycling

Ms. Thoun voleak is 28 years old, a lady who come from Kampong Kleang village. She works as a tailor at the market. She started to learn sewing clothes when she left her village with the owner of wedding dress shop in Siem Reap province.  She likes to recycle things and lives without plastic bag, s ...

Ms. Kanika: Regional food of Cambodias north-east

Ms. Kanika grew up in the north-eatern town of Stueng Treng, not far from the border with Laos. She runs a restaurant together with her German husband. While some guests are tourists, she mostly serves locals with her food from the north-east of Cambodia. As our guest you will be able to enter the k ...

Herbs fresh from the garden at Theng Him

Mr. Theng Him is originally from Kampong Speu province, but came to Siem Reap in 2003. He has experience with travelers because he worked in a travel company before. Now he takes care of his new house, rents out rooms and loves to cook with tourists. You will have a great time for lunch or dinner wi ...

The most authentic Khmer food with Ms. Laum

Ms. Laum lives in the heart of Siem Reap and is a single mother. She is 51 years old and has to raise her only son since her husband left her when the boy was young. Since then, she works hard to make a living. She learned cooking by watching the preparations for weddings when she was a child and ha ...

When the grandmother cooked for the Cambodian royals

Soth Seima was born in a Royal's cook family. Her grandmother was a chef for the former Cambodian king in the Royal Palace in Phnom Penh. Recently, Ms. Seima works as a staff in a private company in Phnom Penh. But she really enjoys cooking as it is literally in her blood, and she is keeping the tra ...

Cook and explore Hanoi with Thanh

Thanh is a Vietnamese woman living in the heart of Hanoi, not far from the Hoàn Kiếm Lake in a local surrounding.She calls herself a green ambassador dreaming of raising awareness about environmental protection & sustainable tourism. To makes this dream true, she  and her team take you aroun ...

Vietnamese food with a family in the heart of Saigon

Nguyen Duy Tuan was a tour guide for the German companies Studiosus and Hapag Lyod, so he speaks not only fluent English, but also German. Members of his family also speak french. The live in the heart of Saigon, not far from the Ben Than market. The house is in one of the small side alleys you usua ...

Make Khmer street food in the morning

Ms. Hong Ginlai is a women in her 40s and the proud owner of a street food restaurant in Siem Reap. Previously she worked in a restaurant with her mother, from her she learned cooking. She is passionate about food, and that why she offers up to 15 dishes during the day. Every morning she goes to the ...

Vannarith: A meal in the Angkor forest

Ms. Vannarith and her family live in a small Khmer house, surrounded by trees in Siem Reap. It is part of the Angkor forest and on the way to the famous temples (NO ANGKOR TICKET NEEDED). The family also has a small chicken farm in the back yard as well as a beautiful garden. While the husband is wo ...

Sareth: Khmer hospitality, great food and desserts

Sareth and her family live near the Siem Reap river in the south part of the town, where it's less crowded. She is a housewife, but the family also grows dragon fruits, papayas and bananas on the premises.Her sister Sarath is an English teacher.The family also have another business: breeding crocodi ...

Naysim: Silk farm and Beef Lok Lak

Naysim and her family own a silk producing and weaving business as well as a fruit farm. You will take a tuk tuk and the ferry to come here from downtown its about 30 minutes, but it's a beautiful scenery on the way. If you want, take your bicycle with you and explore the surroundings. Best time for ...