Erin Hale

Erin Hale

Erin Hale is a Phnom Penh-based writer. She writes about a variety of topics from politics to social trends for international news outlets.

Phnom Penh's Canal of Unpleasant Fragrances

As the Cambodian capital’s least-majestic waterway, the infamous “Shit Canal” is descended from greater architectural marvels intended to re-engineer the landscape.

Flipping Condos in Phnom Penh

When the real estate gold rush ends, the city’s heritage could be lost forever in the pursuit of short-term gains.