A group of children throw water at the crew of a racing boat as they pass by after finishing their race on the Tonle Sap river during the Water Festival in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Photo: Omar Havana

No, not Songkran – that other water festival, in Cambodia, and its thrills

Also known as Bon Om Touk, the annual event draws more than a million Cambodians from the provinces to the capital for three days of boat racing and other festivities

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A group of children throw water at the crew of a racing boat as they pass by after finishing their race on the Tonle Sap river during the Water Festival in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Photo: Omar Havana
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