5 Reasons to Bicycle in Phnom Penh

Phnom Penh’s streets are clogged and chaotic. If it isn’t traffic that’s blocking the way, it’s an impromptu flood during the rainy season. The roads can be dangerous, with everyone on a motorbike or driving an SUV seemingly on their phones and oblivious to their surroundings. Despite all the danger and the tropical heat, I fell in love with bicycling for the first time after riding through the city daily.