Introduction

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Banteay Meanchey (Khmer: ខេត្តបន្ទាយមានជ័យ) is a province (khaet) of Cambodia located in the far northwest. It borders the provinces of Oddar Meanchey and Siem Reap to the east, Battambang to the south, and shares an international

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Geography

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Banteay Meanchey is located in the Northwest of Cambodia. It borders with Thailand to the west and North, withOddar Meancheay to the North, with Siem Reap to the East and with Battambang to the South. The town of Sisophorn is 

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Climate

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weather condition are as below.
Average Temperature: 30C - 33C
Rain fall: 885.30 mm/year Evaporation: 4.41 mm/day (May - July)

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Population

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The total population is 816,382 or (5.242%) of the total population 14,363,519 in Cambodia (2007, provincial government data) with a growth rate of 5.93 %, which is consisting of 402,201 male person (49.11%), and 414,181 female person 

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Economy

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The province's economy is 93% based on farming and the remaining other 7% are based on fishing and trading. Because of it's border with Thailand, the casino business is booming and becoming the main economy to the province.

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How to Get There

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The town of Sisophan i s a bout 359 k m f r o m Phnom Penh via national road number 5. You may also reach the Province from Bangkok via Poipet border.There is not alot of choices to get into that province. You either have your own

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Where to Eat

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Mondial Restaurant: This is the swank joint in town with good food and service. Friendly staff and live Khmer music while you have your dinner (this is thankfully one place that keeps the volume down a bit). The staff is fair in their English.

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Where to Stay

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There are many small hotels and guesthouse in Banteay Meanchey and it is easy to find by tourists: Rong Roeung Hotel:
Fan rooms 200 baht (US$7), a/c rooms 300 baht (US$10). Western bath, sat.

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