Chinese New Year Holiday

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Chinese New Year Holiday

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Hi Friends
I am new here in cambodia, can u sugeset what i can d during chinese new year? in PP
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Hi Perter !
You could spend your holidays browsing this website's archives and find many useful answers ?

Just an idea
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Yeah, have a look at the 'Similar Topics' under this post and there might be some ideas there..
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Get drunk, sleep with ladyboy, lose wallet and phone.
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So in short, get smart or get fucked.
So many roads leads to those 2 at the end of the day !
Good luck.
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I've been in PP a couple of times over Chinese NY and there was lion-dancing and stuff going on around riverside. People getting their businesses blessed and burning (fake) money in the street and letting off fire crackers. Everything gets cleaned up for the NY, so it can be good fun to just wander around and see what's happening. You can hear the lion dancers from blocks away, so head for the drums. :banana:
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perter wrote: Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:33 pm Hi Friends
I am new here in cambodia, can u sugeset what i can d during chinese new year? in PP
Actually, Lunar New Year is more like Thanksgiving/Xmas than International New Year or Thai/Lao/Khmer/Burmese New Year.

Basically, people return to their hometowns, spend time with family, do domestic stuff, eat specifuc types of food, etc. rather than publically celebrate.

Other than the aforementioned dragons and drums and maybe some Chinese opera or singing contest, I don't think much happens.
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sigmoid wrote: Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:36 pm
Other than the aforementioned dragons and drums and maybe some Chinese opera or singing contest, I don't think much happens.
I'd agree, unless you are going to spend time in a local family's house it's not really something a casual visitor will get involved in. In my experience it just seems like they put a whole lot of food out on mats or tables. Suckling pigs, noodles, orange-colored soda cans and other orange/yellow stuff like flowers or fruit or bushes. Incense and big new red/gold stickers on the doorway. Beer in gold cans which is not good. Then there is some feasting and drinking. Just like any day really. :D
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Ghostwriter wrote: Tue Jan 14, 2020 4:41 pm So in short, get smart or get fucked.
So many roads leads to those 2 at the end of the day !
Good luck.
So if he got smart and fucked at the same time, in a 10,000 riel massage joint, we'd award him the CEO gold badge of...
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Yerg wrote: Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:16 am
So if he got smart and fucked at the same time, in a 10,000 riel massage joint, we'd award him the CEO gold badge of...
Smart people don't go to 2.5$ massage joints. They can afford better because they're smart.
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