Cambodia practice, know

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Identity card:
  • Capital Phnom Penh

  • People elective constitutional monarchy

  • Constitution: Approximately 15 million inhabitants .

  • Language : Khmer

  • Religion Buddhism

    Express entry:
    • Visa : A tourist visa is required for return to Cambodia, this one can be obtained from an embassy or consulate of Cambodia abroad, or to arrival at both international airports, or even to the border with Thailand, Vietnam, and Laos. A tourist visa costs around 20 euros, it is valid for 90 days, extendable 30 days.

    • Passport : A valid passport is essential .

      • Currency & Riel US Dollars

      • Currency rates $ 1.50 = 4,000 riels.

      • Change : US dollars are widely accepted in Cambodia.

      • Payment Cards Most ATMs give dollars instead of Riels. There are vending machines in the major tourist areas, Sihanoukville, Siem Reap, Battambang, Kampot and Phnom Penh, also have realistic liquid with you. The cards accepted are: Visa, Maestro, Cirrus, Master Card, American Express .

      • Budget stay 1 Week 150-350 Euro

        • Restaurants
          Cheap : less than 5 € / person
          Average . 10 € / pers
          Premium . more than 30 € / person .

          • accommodation
            Cheap : less than 10 € / night
            Average : 20-30 € / night
            Premium : more than 100 € / night


            How to get there?

            • By Air: Both Cambodia's international airports in Phnom Penh and Siem Reap. From France you will need to stop over in Hong Kong, Shanghai or Bangkok.

              On site:

              • Car The roads in Cambodia are in poor condition, most of the traffic is very difficult, only an experienced pilot and used to this type of traffic should try.

                Road safety is a major problem in Cambodia, the number of road deaths is simply alarming. In short, if you rent a car it is best to use the services of a driver.

              • Bus : There are several bus companies offering different levels of comfort and speed.

                The company offering the best price / quality ratio is' Mekong Express', then comes' 'Sorya', a little cheaper and a little less comfortable.

              • train The Cambodian railway infrastructure is very limited. The entire network is being restored

              • plane Regular flights are operated between Phnom Penh, Siem Reap and Sihanoukville
                The main operator is Cambodia Angkor Air ..

                • Vaccinations : Before departure it is recommended to get vaccinated against tetanus, diphtheria, meningitis, make a reminder for polio, you get treated to prevent hepatitis A and malaria (do not sleep without mosquito net).
                  But the most common ailment for travelers is the turista, avoid untreated water, and raw fruits or vegetables.

                • Tips The hospital facilities are in poor condition and not really riding on cleanliness. In case of problems it is advisable to go for treatment in Bangkok or Saigon or to be repatriated using travel insurance.

                  • Delinquency: Cambodia is a generally safe country, with the exception of large cities or you should pay attention to your property, especially in Phnom Penh. Make photocopies of your travel tickets and your ID. It was also reported bricks attacks in Phnom Penh, the brick is thrown from a moving vehicle. There have been no new attacks since November 2010

                  • Landmines: Another danger of landmines, a danger that is not a fact, as long as you stay near cities and tourist areas. The mine threat is real by cons for very rural areas.

                    • Climate : The climate of Cambodia is generally hot and humid all year, but the season from November to February and cooler and drier

                    • Average temperatures 25 & deg; C in summer and 25 & deg; C in winter .

                    • Best time to reach The season from November to February is the most pleasant, for cons is the high season, therefore hotel rates soar .

                      Daily life: