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Acropolis in Athens reopens after virus closure

Publication date 19 May 2020 | 20:33 | ICT

Greece reopened the Acropolis in Athens and all open-air archaeological sites under tight sanitary conditions to the public on Monday after a two-month closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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  • Local tourists return to Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay

    Publication date 18 May 2020 | 21:32 | ICT

    Vietnamese flocked to scenic spots and beaches last weekend, leaping at the chance to travel as the communist government eases restrictions on domestic movement to revive a tourism sector devastated by the coronavirus.

  • Dutch eatery offering diners a sanitary night out in greenhouses

    Publication date 14 May 2020 | 21:31 | ICT

    An Amsterdam art centre is to serve diners in small greenhouses so that people can go out to eat again despite social distancing rules brought in due to the coronavirus pandemic.

  • No more oxcart rides in Kampong Chhnang

    Publication date 15 April 2020 | 22:02 | ICT

    Kampong Chhnang, once bustling with activities thanks to an abundance of tourist visits has taken a turn for the worst, no thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Clubbing with DJs from the safety of home

    Publication date 08 April 2020 | 23:04 | ICT

    At a nightclub, a teenage disc jockey (DJ) wearing a long black and white number 88 T-shirt and a black hat controls the music while his colleague who is the emcee speaks above the blaring hip-hop music to welcome patrons.

  • VR offers alternative to ‘stay home’ mantra

    Publication date 01 April 2020 | 22:33 | ICT

    There was a time not too long ago when Cambodians and tourists enjoyed the open spaces and the world outside of their homes.

  • Ideal getaways for Covid-19 fearful travellers

    Publication date 26 March 2020 | 01:00 | ICT

    WITH over 90 people in the Kingdom infected with Covid-19, there are now fewer people in pubs and resorts, compared to the insane crowds that previously used to throng such places, especially the popular ones.

  • Up close and personal with elephants

    Publication date 20 March 2020 | 16:58 | ICT

    Situated just 40km from Siem Reap city, a newly established sanctuary allows visitors to hang out with elephants in their natural habitat.​ Kulen Elephant Forest, located in Siem Reap’s Prasat Bakong district, is home to 14 elephant

  • Up close and personal with elephants

    Publication date 19 March 2020 | 00:46 | ICT

    Situated just 40km from Siem Reap city, a newly established sanctuary allows visitors to hang out with elephants in their natural habitat.

  • Pottery village in Kampong Chhnang charms visitors

    Publication date 13 March 2020 | 16:11 | ICT

    Most people in Kampong Chhnang province’s Andong Russei village keep making pottery the traditional way. Some have been involved in the trade even before the Khmer Rouge regime.

  • Banteay Srei seeks tourism transformation

    Publication date 13 March 2020 | 12:34 | ICT

    Banteay Srei district governor Khim Finan wants to see Banteay Srei become the alternative destination to Siem Reap city, focusing on nature tourism.