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InterNations — A Community for American Expats in Phnom Penh

Hello to all Americans in Phnom Penh! Are you interested in getting to know fellow expats in Phnom Penh? Looking for advice from other Americans, e.g. wondering if there are any bars in Phnom Penh which will be showing your favorite baseball or American football team’s upcoming match or where to go in town for st■ turkey?

There’s no doubt about it: . The Cambodian capital is a French-built city known for its world-class food scene, cafe culture,, and much more! With the , navigating your way around the city from one place to the next is simple. This also means that if you don’t want to live among the hustle and bustle of the center, you can enjoy a quieter life in , which are away from Phnom Penh’s center.

Although Phnom Penh has lots to offer, you might be wondering where and how you can meet other Americans in the city. Luckily, InterNations is here to make this easier for you! You’re warmly invited to join the InterNations community. Within our international network in Phnom Penh, there’s a vibrant circle of American expats from all regions of USA, including New York City, Los Angeles, and beyond.

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    From United States of America, living in Phnom Penh
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    From United States of America, living in Phnom Penh
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    From United States of America, living in Phnom Penh
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    From United States of America, living in Phnom Penh
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    From United States of America, living in Phnom Penh

Meet other Americans in Phnom Penh

Connect at Our Events in Phnom Penh

Attend our monthly events and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expats and fellow Americans in Phnom Penh. From sailing to spirituality, there is sure to be something for everyone! In most communities, there are also monthly Newcomers’ Events especially for those who have recently joined the American community in Phnom Penh. Take this chance to mingle and meet other expats and global minds in Phnom Penh.

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Engage with Other Americans in Our Phnom Penh Expat Forum

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Americans in our Phnom Penh expat forums. When you arrive in Phnom Penh, you’re likely to have many questions, from how to register as a resident to where to find language lessons. Use our forum to ask members of the InterNations community everything you’re wondering about, even things like where to find ingredients for dishes from home in Phnom Penh. InterNations makes it easy for American expats in Phnom Penh to exchange experiences and tips to support each other. You can also check out our Expat Q&A Forum to look for accommodation, jobs, or even advice on the best international schools or whether there are any American schools in your area.

  • Looking for friends in Phnom Penh
    11 replies
    Sep 8, 3:58 PM
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    8 nO'clock gives me time to dry out! Just got a soaking walking from Score, to the Aussie bar then back to my hotel! :)

  • Land ownership....?
    1 reply
    Feb 15, 11:13 AM
    Community member

    Hello Jim, It's still easy to start a business in Cambodia, but there are coming more and more rules. As a foreigner you can't buy land, you always need a local. Be always sure when you start a …

  • Customs brokers
    8 replies
    May 26, 9:45 AM
    Community member

    When I moved here I used ASIAN TIGERS and didn't have a single problem

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Find People Who Share Your Passions

The "Pearl Of Asia", Phnom Penh can be a great place for expats, especially with the InterNations community helping you to make the most of your experience!

Do you want to continue with your hobbies — or discover new ones — while living in Phnom Penh? There’s a variety of InterNations Groups you can join, including everything from sightseeing to hiking. These are run by dedicated Consuls with at least one activity each month, such as dinners in Phnom Penh’s finest restaurants or outings with other expats to explore all that the Cambodian capital has to offer, from Sisowath Quay, an attractive boulevard running along the banks of the Mekong and Tonle Sap Rivers, to the Royal Palace, including the marvelous Silver Pagoda and the Temple of the Emerald Buddha, and much more.

Find other Americans to share your hobbies with

Enjoy the International Experience with InterNations

  • Browse our network of members to get to know American expats in Phnom Penh and connect with others.
  • Take part in our expat forums to get firsthand tips and information from fellow Americans in Phnom Penh.
  • Meet other American expats and global minds at 600 monthly official events and share your interests at more than 4,600 monthly activities in Phnom Penh and across the globe.

InterNations provides an easy, casual way to get to know expats from the USA and further afield in your local community. Sound good? Then let us welcome you into our Phnom Penh Community today!

Meet Fellow Americans in Phnom Penh at Our Events

Our community in Phnom Penh is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in Phnom Penh’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other American expats to explore the steep escarpment of the Dângrêk Mountains. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from the USA in your local community as well as Americans in Cambodia nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Americans living in Phnom Penh!