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Phsar Kandal

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One block back from the riverfront, Phnom Penh’s Phsar Kandal is centrally located off Street 154, just a five-minute walk from Street 172 and opposite the north side of Wat Ounalom, so chances are you’ll pass by—if you do, it’s well worth a visit.

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Indeed the name translates as central market, though the iconic art deco Phsar Thmei –which actually means New Market—is often mistakenly translated into English as central market. It’s confusing certainly but just ask for Phsar Kandal—it’s one of the best known ... Travelfish members only (Full text is around 300 words.)


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