The New Sihanoukville Bridge

Sometime around Christmas of 2010, we had lunch at Hawaii Beach for the first time in at least a couple of years. The last time we were there, there were rumours that a new bridge was going to be constructed to link Sihanoukville with the nearest island. It was an ambitious Russian plan to develop the island into a tourist resort. At the time, no one was sure whether there was any truth to the … Continue reading


What’s wrong with this picture? Well, nothing’s wrong with it other than the fact that since it was taken in February of 2007, Sihanoukville has changed dramatically. This is a photo of Ekareach Street. If you come to Sihanoukville, you will get to know this street well. It is the main street in town and runs all the way from Victory Hill to the Golden Lions, where it splits off into three roads that run … Continue reading