Photo: Go bananas at Phsar Chen.

Shopping and markets in Sihanoukville

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Personally, the only shopping occasions we enjoyed in Sihanoukville were checking out the wine racks at Lucky Supermarket and perusing the used books in Casablanca but each to their own and for the shopping-inclined, the town does offer some reasonable options.

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Whether it’s trawling up and down a supermarket aisle selecting picnic items for a Ream day trip, stocking up on supplies to fill up your mini-bar, scouring the handicraft stores for the perfect item to take home for Mum or nipping out to pick up an overlooked essential such as a camera memory card or telephone charging cable, Sihanouk covers most bases.

A spot of shopping at Phsar Leu. Photo taken in or around Shopping and markets in Sihanoukville, Sihanoukville, Cambodia by Mark Ord.

A spot of shopping at Phsar Leu. Photo: Mark Ord

Minimarts and general stores are ubiquitous in downtown, Ochheuteal and Otres but for more serious shopping and a wider choice then Lucky Ocean Supermarket or the more foreigner orientated Samudera, both on Ekareach, are the best bets. Rasmey Soriya Photoshop, again on Ekareach, has a very good selection of cameras and accessories though no repair service. The nearby Ekareach Book Store has very limited book offerings but does sell a wide range of stationery plus useful general hardware goods and a much cheaper and larger choice of beach-type odds and ends than you’d find in a little Ochheuteal Beach Road store. These places are all worth keeping in mind if you’re heading out to the islands where goods are both scarcer and more ... Travelfish members only (Around 900 more words) ... please log in to read the rest of this story.

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