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Kampot Travel Guide

Kampot Travel Guide

Kampot Travel Guide.

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I first came to the sleepy city of Kampot in December 2015. My travel buddy Wonderboy and I were at the end of a two-week cross-country trip around Cambodia. Sadly, we had just a few days to spare.  Hence there was only time for a few highlights, including a visit to Bokor National Park and a cruise down the pretty Kampot River.

Bokor Mountain visit 2020.

Kampot Travel Guide: Bokor National Park.

I certainly never thought I’d go back to Kampot. But it’s funny how life turns out. In 2020 I returned to Cambodia, where my girlfriend Sladja and I spent seven eventful months in Siem Reap. Having written a detailed travel guide to the city and its surrounding sights, we decided a change of scenery was in order.

Kampot Travel Guide

Kampot Travel Guide: The Praek Tuek Chhu River.

We wanted somewhere sleepy, a place where we could continue to write and teach at our own pace. Kampot definitely ticked that particular box.

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Moreover, it has an interesting food and drink scene, along with plenty of fascinating, off-the-beaten-track sights.

Massage therapists Nibi Spa Kampot Cambodia.

Kampot Travel Guide: Nibi Spa.

For the full story of our seven week stay in this underrated corner of Cambodia, check out my articles on:

What To See & Do in Kampot

Where to Eat & Drink in Kampot

Where To Stay in Kampot

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Kool Kampot Guesthouse

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