Introduction

Located in Koh Kong
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Koh Kong (Khmer: ខេត្តកោះកុង) is a province of Cambodia. The name means "Kŏng Island Province". Its capital is Koh Kong. The Province was formerly called Patchanta Khirikhet Thai pronunciation: from 1855 to 1904.

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Geography

Located in Koh Kong
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Koh Kong province is 11,160 square kilometres big. It's located in the West of the country and is bordering to the North with Pursat, to the East and South with the Gulf of Thailand and to the West with Kampot and Sihanoukville.

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Climate

Located in Koh Kong
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The country has a tropical climate - warm and humid. In the monsoon season, abundant rain allows for the cultivation of a wide variety of crops. This year-round tropical climate makes Cambodia ideal for developing tourism.

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Population

Located in Koh Kong
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The current population in this province is about 207,474 people or 1,45% of the country's total population (14,363,519 person in Cambodia, 2007, provincial government data), with 107,499 male and 99,975 female. The population

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Economy

Located in Koh Kong
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The economy of Koh Kong, in spite of recent progress of border development, although rapidly increasing, is low compared with most neighbouring countries. The main domestic activity on which most rural households depend is

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How to Get There

Located in Koh Kong
Posted by Nor Channy

Border Crossing: Koh Kong (Cambodia) /Hat Lek (Thai): Open from 7:00 -17:00. By Bus and Taxi: It is always travelled by backpackers; there are many comfortable means of getting to Bangkok and Phnom Penh via Koh Kong.

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Where to Eat

Located in Koh Kong
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Koh Kong offers many small restaurants and places to eat. There is especially two we would recommend: Otto's Restaurant, rooms and meeting place & the Foreigner Food Restaurant (But don't order any beef meal here, only

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Where to Stay

Located in Koh Kong
Posted by Nor Channy

Hotels: There are only five hotels here and the rest are guesthouses. The guesthouses are simple and basic rooms, some have Asian style (squat) bathrooms inside the room and the average price is 5  8 USD for fan and 8.

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