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First timers help?

Sheffield, United...
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First timers help?

Hi, we have been to Goa 4 times and are wanting to go further afield.

We want good restaurants/bars/beaches/tours etc.

Aged young 49/47 Lol

Is there anywhere that Cambodia offers something similar to Goa but full of Cambodian charm?



5 replies to this topic
puerto princesa
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1. Re: First timers help?

There is nowhere in Cambodia that is anything like Goa (i spent 2 months in Goa and been to Cambodia 3 times).Sihanoukville has plenty restaurants, bars and several beaches but it leaves a lot to be desired.

Sunshine Coast...
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2. Re: First timers help?

Agree with #1. Maybe consider Thailand, has everything you are after.

Sheffield, United...
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3. Re: First timers help?

Thanks all.

Could have been a costly wrong choice for my 50th

Perth, Australia
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4. Re: First timers help?

As it will be a special occasion Ian/Bev, good thing you checked on the forum. As you’re keen on a beach location, Thailand would be a much better option. Cambodia is a place jam packed with ancient places of historical interest, great food and lovely local people, but I would never recommend it for the sort of beach environment you’ve described that you’d like.

Singapore, Singapore
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5. Re: First timers help?

Sounds like Thailand & The Philippines would suit u just fine..

I love beaches & have the same expectations of restaurants/bars/beaches/tours for my travel destinations..

Sihanoukville was 1 of my fav beach destinations in the past but not now , ever since the Chinese Casino invasion...

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