A beach on Koh Rong   Preah Sihanouk Provincial Hall signed an agreement in cooperation with Royal Group and Sinohydro Co Ltd yesterday to build a 70km road on Koh Rong Island. Provincial governor Kuoch Chamroeun signed the agreement with Kith Meng, chairman of the board of directors of the Royal Group, to construct the […]

Aerial View of M’Pai Bay on Koh Rong Samloem   Work on a new solar power station is set to start next month on Koh Rong Samloem. The 1.25 megawatt (Mw) solar power project was signed off this year and will be constructed as two standalone solar based micro-grids that can provide electricity to the […]

There have been some changes on the Koh Rong islands this past year, so we thought we’d write ‘the ultimate’ Koh Rong hotel guide and review all the accommodation on Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem. (See also: Koh Rong Samloem Hotel Guide) Now, finding the best places to stay on Koh […]

Over the past year or so there have been some major changes in how to get to Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem – From much faster ferry services from Sihanoukville to Koh Rong, to more convenient flights into Sihanoukville, to the first cross-country train, it has never been easier to get […]

A lot has changed on the Koh Rong islands in the past year, so we thought we’d write ‘the ultimate’ Koh Rong beach guide and review all the beaches on Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem. (See also: Ultimate Koh Rong Hotel Guide 2020) Firstly, please ignore what you might read elsewhere – […]

Over the past year many new attractions and activities have opened up on Koh Rong. Below, we are going to summarise the best things to see and do on the beautiful island – From snorkelling / scuba diving with the exotic marine life, to watching mesmerising sunsets and seeing glowing plankton, to paddle boarding, kayaking, […]

As we are now in rainy season (middle of May till early November), the weather on Koh Rong Island has changed, with short bursts of heavy rain appearing throughout the day. It is still quite hot, but it is more humid and cloudier. We still think you’ll love it here, so please do come over […]

Discover the best places to stay on Koh Rong Samloem with our ‘Ultimate Koh Rong Samloem Hotel Guide’ – Whether you want to lie back, unwind, and admire the magnificent views, swim in the warm crystal-clear ocean waters, explore the exotic wildlife, or learn the historic Khmer culture, this mesmerising island is your perfect destination. […]

Over the past year or so there have been some major changes in how to get from Phnom Penh to Sihanoukville (and from Sihanoukville to Phnom Penh). From fantastic new bus companies, to the very best taxi services, to the first cross-country train, it has never been easier to get from one city to the […]

A lot of people have been asking us about the best places to snorkel on Koh Rong Island. Now, although Koh Rong and its sister island Koh Rong Samloem are both home to some fantastic marine life (we’ll tell you where below), if you’re staying on either Koh Touch (the main tourist area on Koh […]