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Angkor Archaeological Park - Siem Reap, Cambodia

Angkor, a UNESCO heritage site is one of the most important archaeological sites in South-East Asia. Stretching over some 400 km2, including forested area, Angkor Archaeological Park contains the magnificent remains of the different capitals of the Khmer Empire, from the 9th to the 15th century. 20 more words


A Unique View of Cambodia: Day 3

January 2: Banteay Srei

We were on the bus by 7:30am and headed to Banteay Srei (above). It is known as the Citadel of the Women because of its diminutive size and exquisite… 545 more words

Cambodia Experiences

Angkor Thom photo roundup

This is a final set of photos of Angkor Thom, the ancient capital city that is the largest site in Angkor.

Bayon’s main tower.

Speeding past another tuktuk on the Angkor expressway (joking). 92 more words


Siem Reap, Cambodia

In October of 2012, I was doing some grocery shopping when my friend Michael (who was in Cambodia at the time) messaged me to see if I wanted to come visit him. 593 more words


Cambodia travel- Angkor Thom

I’m finishing up posting¬†about my trip to Angkor in Cambodia, and I’ve finally come to¬†the great city of Angkor Thom.

Angkor Wat might be the most famous and impressive complex in Angkor, but Angkor Thom is just as historic and was even more important, given it was the actual capital city where the king resided and ruled from. 784 more words


Exploring the Temples of Angkor

Like so many others, the main purpose of my trip to Cambodia was to see one of the most important archaeological sites in Southeast Asia- Angkor. 927 more words

Southeast Asia