Community Development near Siem Reap, Cambodia | GROUND Asia

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Kampong Kleang is located approximately 50 kilometers south of Siem Reap. The community is made of ten floating villages built on stilts. These floating houses are on the Tonle Sap lake, which floods annually: the lake overflows during the monsoon season and drains back into the Mekong River for the rest of the year.

Growing Mangrove Trees In Southern Cambodia

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As part of our educational programs in Cambodia, students can be a part of environmental projects to replant & grow vital mangrove forests in Trapeang Sangkae.

How to Get a Visa for Cambodia

How to Get a Visa for Cambodia

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Your students’ travel program and flights to Cambodia have all been arranged; next on your to-do list is their visas. Luckily in Cambodia it’s as easy as 1,2,3.

10 Things you need to know before traveling to Cambodia

10 Things you need to know before traveling to Cambodia

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Whether you’re coming for a healthcare placement or to go trekking, here’s our top 10 things to know about traveling to Cambodia from a local’s point of view.

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Meet the Team: GROUND Cambodia

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Meet our team of local experts in Cambodia. They are all English speaking and serve as an excellent resource for tour directors and specialist guides.

Eating Like a Local: Cambodian Flat Rice

Eating Like a Local: Cambodian Flat Rice

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Our educational programs in Cambodia offer the chance for students to be immersed in Khmer culture, including living and eating like a local.

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Pchum Ben Day

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Pchum Ben and Khmer New Year are the biggest ceremony for all Cambodian. Pchum means “gathering” and Ben means “ball of something (ball of rice or meat)”. This celebration is celebrated for 15 days from the end of September to the early of October

Rehash Trash

The Rehash Trash

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Rehash Trash workshop is the Green Gecko project’s new social enterprise which provides job for unemployed Cambodian women whilst also helping clean up the Cambodian environment

Demini Cambodia - APOPO center

Demining Cambodia – APOPO center

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If you’re on your way between Siem Reap and the Angkor temples, you should have a quick halfway stop to visit APOPO – Humanitarian Demining Center.

Window shopping Phnom Penh night market

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If you are looking to go shopping in the evening in Phnom Penh, the night market is a great place to go and see. It’s located along the riverside, close to Phnom Penh port. It’s open daily from 5.30pm till 11pm. During the weekday there are not so many people, but you will find that it is very crowded at weekends.  Read more