Support small businesses at Christmas during the “Siem Reap Slowdown”
We’ve all read the article that talks about how everyone is moving to Phnom Penh because of the “Siem Reap Slowdown”. And we of course wish those that have chosen to head to the big city all the very best with their new ventures. But we also all know that Siem Reap has so very much to offer, even during these challenging times. For those of us that have decided to stay here, in the town that we call home, it is time to support, promote and buy from the small businesses that are doing their very best to survive.
So with Christmas just around the corner and a whole plethora of exciting and local purveyors of the perfect Xmas gift in town, now is the time more than ever, to boycott Amazon and shop local. Here are just a few suggestions as to where you can spend your Cambodia riel in Siem Reap during the festive period.