The name literally means Siam (Thailand) conquered. This was once the capital of the great Khmer Empire and is not the tourist epicenter of Cambodia. With its cheaper prices, beautiful ancient historical sites, and world class beaches Cambodia is quickly becoming a rival to Thailand for top gay destinations in SE Asia. While Cambodians aren’t hostel to homosexuality you won’t see two Khmers holding hands in the street like you might in Bangkok. Gay travelers report that they felt perfectly safe while in Cambodia. As a gay traveler you needn’t worry you’ll have a good time in Cambodia as there are plenty of things and/or guys to do there.