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Angelina Jolie’s ‘First they killed my father’ filmed in Battambang


Battambang is the setting for the Angelina Jolie-directed movie “First They Killed My Father.”  Based on the harrowing autobiography of a young girl during the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, Battambang’s historic colonial architecture is still largely intact, and a tourism highlight.  Cambodia’s second city is located in the country’s northwest, about 2 hours […]

Bangkok Breakfast and Battambang TV – Divas and Kh Nym


Bric-a-Brac is featured on Bangkok’s popular Divas breakfast TV program. Roving reporter and favourite foodie Korakot Punlopruska — aka Syno-Nym — joined us here for a feast of Battambang’s best. Naturally,  we gave her a well deserved pampering at Bric-a-Brac: breakfast in bed, an impromptu chapati cooking class,  shopping jaunts, and much much more… She even returned home […]