Name: Changwat Buriram (or Buri Ram)
Area: About 10,323 km²
Inhabitants: About 1,500,000
Location: North-East Thailand (Isan)
Neighboring provinces: Five (5): Khon Kaen, Maha Sarakham, Nakhon Ratchasima, Sa Kaeo and Surin. It also borders to Cambodia.
Amphoe / Districts: Ban Dan, Ban Kruat, Ban Mai Chaiyaphot, Chaloem Phra Kiat, Chamni, Huai Rat, Khaen Dong, Khu Mueang, Krasang, Lahan Sai, Lam Plai Mat, Mueang Buri Ram, Nang Rong, Na Pho, Non Din Daeng, Nong Hong, Nong Ki, Non Suwan, Pakham, Non Din Daeng, Phutthaisong, Prakhon Chai, Satuek.
Popular tourist destinations: Phanom Rung Historical Park, Prasat Hin Muang Tam, Buriram Cultural Center, Buriram Bird Park, Khao Kradong Park and Wat Khao Angkhan.
About 400 kilometers east of Bangkok you will find one of the largest and most populated provinces in Isan. Even if the main part of Buriram's nature is forest, it's the many rice farms that gives the majority of the people its income.
Even though the province is one of the poorest in the country, they have many festivals and attraction that brings a lot of tourists here.
In december every year, they arrange a dragon boat festival, that attracts a big crowd.