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Phnom Penh, Cambodia Overview

Phnom Penh, Cambodia Overview

According to abbreviationfinder, Phnom Penh [pn ɔ m pεn], is the capital of Cambodia, 10 m above sea level, on the Mekong (2008) 1.2 million residents. University, technical center; National Museum, Royal Palace Museum, Army Museum; Radio and television broadcasters; Textile, food industry, tire factory; private small and partly tourism industry. The port, 280 km from the Mekong estuary, can also be reached by seagoing vessels with a draft of up to about 5 m; Pochentong international airport. The temple…

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Cambodia Everyday Life

Cambodia Everyday Life

Metropolitan traffic Most people ride a moped in the capital, Phnom Penh. The Cambodians transport almost anything you can imagine on their mopeds. It doesn’t necessarily have to be the latest models. Some parts have already been patched up several times and don’t exactly look trustworthy. Traffic lights are more used for decorative purposes, because they have very nice colors: green and red. The meaning of this color was probably never really conveyed to road users. One-way streets are annoying,…

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Cambodia Guide

Cambodia Guide

Country data Location: Southeast Asia Time zone: CET + 6 (in summer CET + 5) Total area: 181,035 km² Land area: 176,515 km² Water area: 4,520 km² Length of the state border: 2,530 km Bordering countries: Laos: 555 km Thailand: 817 km Vietnam: 1,158 km Coastline: 443 km Capital: Phnom Penh Provinces: 23 Banteay Mean Cheay, Batdambang, Kampong Cham, Kampong Chhnang, Kampong Spoe, Kampong Thum, Kampot, Kandal, Kaoh Kong, Keb, Krachen, Mondol Kiri, Otdar Mean Cheay, Phnum Penh, Pouthisat, Preah…

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