Cambodia marks 3rd Sea Festival in southern Koh Kong province

The 3rd edition of Sea Festival kicked off on Friday in southern Cambodia’s Koh Kong province with an aim to attract more tourists to coastal areas. In a message to celebrate the festival, Prime Minister Hun Sen said the three-day event was to promote the potential of the country’s coastline after it was registered as a member of the Club of the Most Beautiful Bays in the world in 2011. “The development of eco-tourism at coastal areas is essential to preserve the sustainability of environment and to ensure the protection of natural resources,”he said in the message. ….

Shanghai Daily News Staff