Most part is a national park but having a ring road around the Island. The beaches are on the western side. The locals are living on the eastern Ferry Pier side. One of the nicest island in Thailand. Best beach is called lonely.
The most known island in Cambodia. 10 years ago it was beside of a little fisher village uninhbited. In the meantime modern powercats bring the floods of travellers over. luxury hotel construction site of Royal Group.
When investors bought this island a cuople years ago they flattened most bungalow resorts. Ko Ru is the only one remained. It is owned by ChinaKhmers which likely once will build a Chinastyle thing on it.