VBC celebrates P’chum Ben

VBC celebrates P’chum Ben

The streets of Siem Reap are quieter this week. It’s P’chum Ben, the biggest holiday in Cambodia and a time when families get together, people return to their hometown and visit pagodas to offer thanks and most importantly, to feed the hungry ghosts. This Buddhist...
VBC builds Virginia’s Village

VBC builds Virginia’s Village

As so often happens with Cambodia, this story started with a holiday and turned into a long love affair. The Lazzeri family – like many before them – came to Cambodia on vacation and fell in love with the country and it’s beautiful people. That one trip inspired them...
Magic Moments building houses

Magic Moments building houses

Ulrik Nehammer is not fond of the limelight and shied away from interviews. But he did tell us how much he enjoyed his time with VBC and summed his week up with these words: “Life is made up of magic moments and we’ve had so many magic moments this week.” It was a...