Jungle island’s dark past surfaces as search for missing backpacker continues

A spate of violent and deadly attacks on tourists has seen this island paradise dubbed the “new Koh Tao” as another backpacker vanishes.

A remote island paradise where a British backpacker mysteriously disappeared last week has a dark and deadly history.

Since 2013, the jungle-covered island of Koh Rong in Cambodia has seen a spate of horror attacks on tourists, including at least one murder. Others have been violently robbed and assaulted or found dead in suspicious or bizarre circumstances.

Amelia Bambridge, 21, vanished at a rave party on the jungle covered isle of Koh Rong in Cambodia last Wednesday.

In full: https://www.news.com.au/travel/travel-updates/incidents/jungle-islands-dark-past-surfaces-as-search-for-missing-backpacker-continues/news-story/716fa9911acc7b1a79eace52f2b8883c

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