Where to Eat

Located in Battambang
Posted by cambodia

Good Khmer Restaurants, Across the street from the Angkor Hotel and near Road 2 are a few good Khmer restaurants. The doublewide one in the middle is usually packed and has the best food. The other restaurants aren't bad either. 

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Population

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

The population census in 2007 shows that Battambang is a densely populated province with male 511,378 and female525,145 and total population of 1,036,523 people. The population density is 68 per km2, which is slightly higher than

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Introduction

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

Battambang is a province (khaet) of Cambodia located in the far northwest. Bordering provinces are Banteay Meanchey to thenorth, Pursat to the east and south, Siem Reap to the northeast, and Pailin to the west. The northern and

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How to Get There

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

From Phnom Penh to Battambang it's about 291km via national road number 5. It is accessable from Thailand via Pailin,Banteay Meanchey. Generally from Siem Reap to Battambang can be via air and overland. Today, there is no operating

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Climate

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

Cambodia has a tropical monsoon climate. During the rainy season between mid-April and mid-October the Mekong swellsand backs into the Tonle Sap (Great Lake), increasing the size of the lake almost threefold. Between November and

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Economy

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

The Battambang Rice were the principal exports of Cambodia, but exports fell sharply after the onset of the civil war, whichput most of the rubber plantations out of operation.  By the 1990s, however, rubber plantings had been undertaken

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Shopping

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

Phsar Nath, In the centre of the town is the main Phsar (traditional market) and is geared to the locals, sporting the usual variety of fruits, vegetables, meat, clothes, sundries, food stalls, etc. Gem dealers A couple of banks, photo shops

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Where to Stay

Located in Battambang
Posted by Peng Bunchheang

7 Makara Hotels, Pleasant grounds and your choice for the rock-bottom price in Battambang. For value, however, some of the other choices are better. An ugly, Spartan room with nothing but a bed goes for US$ 1.80, US$ 4 for a room with

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