Cambodia is a small kingdom located in the southern part of the Indochina Peninsula. In the course of its turbulent and bloody history, the state has changed its name more than once. It was known as Kampuchea and the Khmer Republic with many prefixes to these main political and geographical names.
The capital is Phnom Penh with a population of over 2 million people. Currency is riel.
The weather in Cambodia is determined by the tropical monsoon climate, which forms 2 seasons. The dry season, as in all of Southeast Asia, lasts from November to March. At this time, there are many tourists in the country. The rainy season begins in June, and ends only in October. Most precipitation falls in the summer months. The southeastern part of the country, including Phnom Penh, is particularly Continue reading