Throughout Phnom Penh there are numerous social enterprise NGO’s that train locals to work in the service industry. Mith Samlanh (translation – “friends”) is one such organization. Specifically, Mith Samlanh offers street children of Cambodia an opportunity to develop skills that will enable them to work in various professions in the hospitality sector.
Last night a few friends and I visited Romedeng a restaurant that specializes in Khmer cuisine and offers a few out of the ordinary cultural dishes for adventurous patrons.
Despite my vegetarian diet, I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to participate in the excitement – so as you can see, I had fried tarantulas for dinner! When in Cambodia…