Travel Blogs from Angkor Wat, Cambodia

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The Way To KOBURA, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

The Way To KOBURA

A travel blog entry by kounkat

This is the way to go to KOBURA to inside the Angkor Wat ...

Temple of Ta Prohm, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temple of Ta Prohm

A travel blog entry by geotravels

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... built by King Jayavarman VII in the late 12th and early 13th century. He was the most prolific builder of all the Angkor Kings, quite a distinction when one considers the number of temples erected during the empire's golden age. The majority of the sites ...

Sonnenaufgang in Angkor Wat....., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Sonnenaufgang in Angkor Wat.....

A travel blog entry by mawe

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... 0445 ist "Tagwache", unser bewährter TukTuk Fahrer (Mr. Rith) wartet schon vor dem Hotel auf uns. Ab gehts in Richtung Angkor Wat. Bald müssen wir erkennen, dass nicht nur wir diese blendende Idee haben, sondern mit uns noch hunderte andere Leute auch! ...

Happy New 2008, Siam Riep, Cambodia travel blog

Happy New 2008

A travel blog entry by ethanmcclean

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... hotel or buy a capuccino while around the corner stilted shacks house a whole family. I spent the last day of the year at Angkor Wat, getting there before sunrise. There are lots of tourists doing the same thing, jumping off coaches in the dark you all ...

Angkor Wat and the Temples of the Siem Reap region, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat and the Temples of the Siem Reap region

A travel blog entry by shaplandtracker

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... has taken place at the other temples. Our second day visiting temples started with an 0515 tuk-tuk to catch sunrise over Angkor Wat. Unfortunately it was a little cloudy meaning that we didn't get a spectacular view but were neverless happy to be ...

Angkor Wat - Day 4, Angkor Wat National Park, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat - Day 4

A travel blog entry by pwhy

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   What a huge day, today. Leaving at 7:30, I bicycled north past Angkor Wat, to just past Bayon, a 10 kms ride, where quite a few temples are. Baphuon Temple is fairly large with a stone pathway leading to it. One can also find the terraces of ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by suzhu

... do it - high noon - so David was drenched in sweat by the time we got down again.  We finished up at Angkor Wat ("Temple City"), which is indeed very impressive although I think it was probably more incredible to look at before they brought in ...

The temple is blocking the sunrise, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

The temple is blocking the sunrise

A travel blog entry by annandwoody

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... fact that they had to get up at 04:30. One of them said 'can someone move the temple, it's blocking the sunrise'. Very funny. Angkor Wat is the biggest temple in the world, and it is indeed impressive. You could walk around it for hours, and almost every ...

Angkor - Day 1, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor - Day 1

A travel blog entry by rjgrae

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Our first night in Siem Reap (near Angkor temples) was spent trying to book ourselves on a tour to see the temples. We fancied the idea of cycling round, so after an hour or so searching found a good looking itinerary online. After calling tour company it ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by rogergpilgrim

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... and associated buildings within a walled enclosure.  Our first major site is the Bayon Temple constructed on a similar model to Angkor Wat.  So it has bas relief arranged on three levels on its external walls which offer a fascinating insight ...

Arrive in Cambodia!, Siem Reap, Cambodia travel blog

Arrive in Cambodia!

A travel blog entry by indagator

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... termed black steampunk in design. Urgh, can't write more, too tired. Need to be up at 4am tomorrow to go see sunrise over Angkor Wat Temple, going to spend afternoon quad biking around that area. Then there is talk of a ladyboy show in town, should be ...

Tomb Raider Day, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Tomb Raider Day

A travel blog entry by johnandness

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... think Ness got off lightly!   Next up was Angkor Thom via the South Gate.  It's a much bigger site than Angkor Wat and includes several sights: Baphuon, Bayon (pyramid-like structure), Phimeanakas and the Terrace of the Elephants and many more. ...

Angkor!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor!

A travel blog entry by kevinbogart

So I woke up at 5AM! this morning to make it the 30 minutes by motorbike to Angkor Wat (the most famous Angkor Temple) for sunset. I went out of my hotel to meet up with the Young cambodian (probably early 20's) whom I had commisioned to drive me around ...

Teil 4 Pre Rup, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Teil 4 Pre Rup

A travel blog entry by georghenn

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... , Italien, denn das arme Kambodscha könnte diesen Aufwand nicht finanzieren.  Der Gesamtbestand der Tempelanlagen im Gebiet von Angkor Wat, ist so umfangreich, dass viele Anlagen noch nicht einer Konservierung zu geführt sind. Insgesamt gesehen, ...

Mit dem Fahrrad zu den Tempeln von Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Mit dem Fahrrad zu den Tempeln von Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by bexxontravel

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Fuer ein 3-Tagesticket, das alle Tempel um Angkor Wat beinhaltet, zahlt man 40 Dollar. Wir leihen uns Fahrraeder fur 2 Dollar am Tag aus und fahren alle Tempel ab. Naja, fast alle. Am dritten Tag regnet es wie bloed und wir nehmen uns ein Tuk-Tuk, der uns ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Krau, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by kylie_jenkin

... prefer it with the trees left as they are- ourselves included! We also covered Bayon, the temple of faces, and then headed back to explore Angkor Wat properly. It was a long and hot day, 32 degrees and 95% humidity- so we were glad to get back to our air ...

More temples...., Angkor Krau, Cambodia travel blog

More temples....

A travel blog entry by kylie_jenkin

... to go again, and this time not to take my camera- just enjoy the sunrise rather than trying to get the perfect shot of Angkor Wat... It was actually a pretty good decision as the sunrise was much better than the previous day :-) Back to the hotel and ...

Let's do the timewarp..., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Let's do the timewarp...

A travel blog entry by sofiabennie

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... and symetric design, with 5 towers in a row and is from the 11th century.  Finally we came go the big kahuna: Angkor Wat, Temple City. The temple on the Cambodian flag. Suryawaraman II built this in the early 12th century as his state temple and ...

Thailand/Cambodia, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia travel blog

Thailand/Cambodia

A travel blog entry by f0reverj

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... , explored and then quit for the night. The next morning was Christmas! We hired a tuktuk for the day to take us to and around Angkor Wat. It was Max's dream to visit here so it was so great to see the look on his face when we arrived. He was speechless! ...

All Day at Angkor, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

All Day at Angkor

A travel blog entry by walterc

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... a lot of people already taking up the good spots to see the sunset. Phnom Bakheng dates back to the 9th century, making it older than Angkor Wat. This one looked similar to Pre Rup, with the towers and brown color, as it was built on top of a mountain. I ...

Sunset at Phnom Bakheng after arrival at Siem Reap, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Sunset at Phnom Bakheng after arrival at Siem Reap

A travel blog entry by stevelegassick

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I showed up to take in a sunset after the 5 hour drive from Phnom Penh and hit the temple with the best view for a sunset......along with about 1000 others! ...

Angkor Wat, Krong Siem Reap, Kambodscha travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by gabisfootprints

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Die letzten beiden Tage habe ich die Tempel-Anlagen von Angkor Wat sowie weitere Tempel in der Umgebung von Siem Reap besucht. Angkor Wat übrigens per Bike. Angkor Wat besteht aus mehreren Anlagen aus verschiedenen Zeitepochen von ca 900 - 1400 und ...

Angkor........Wat?, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor........Wat?

A travel blog entry by jon-lisa

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... Sucur (or Malcolm as we called him, dont ask us why) as our tuk tuk driver for the morning and he whisked us from Angkor Wat through the South Gate and into Angkor Thom. We also visited Ta Phrom, The Elephant Palace and dozens of other temples, each with ...

Temples of Angkor, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples of Angkor

A travel blog entry by jamberley

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... had the best massage ever by some blind masseurs. Absolute bliss.  Our last day of temple sightseeing was to the famous Angkor Wat and Angkor Thom. What was impressive about these temples was the sheer size. It is hard to comprehend how on earth they ...

Templos de Angkor, Angkor, Cambodia travel blog

Templos de Angkor

A travel blog entry by rodri

Templos de ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by anelliceabroad

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... 20th Century - disrupted by the Khmer Rouge era but surprisingly not much damage occurred, just stolen Buddhist sculptures. Drove past Angkor Wat's main temple and it was just beginning to get light by this point. Arrived at the bottom of this mountain ...

Angkor Small Tour, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Small Tour

A travel blog entry by matt_werner

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... I started on the small tour in reverse so that I wasn’t going around with tour groups doing the one day trip of Angkor Wat, Bayon, Ta Prohm, Banteay Srei. Not much to see at Prasat Kravan or Sras Srang but there hawkers are there anyway. Banteay ...

Temples and something very fishy, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples and something very fishy

A travel blog entry by wouldbtraveller

... have seen most of the temples at Angkor and surrounding areas on our previous visit we decided to revisit a couple of them.   Angkor Wat was being restored when last here so we wanted to see if it was  complete.  Bearing in mind that ...

Temples of Angkor, Angkor Krau, Cambodia travel blog

Temples of Angkor

A travel blog entry by howszmig

... , meaning we had a very private tour of one of the most popular attractions on earth highlights included watching the sunrise over Angkor wat. the town of Siem Riep the temple where tomb raider was filmed, all over grown with trees  downfalls, the ...

Sunrise at Angkor Wat. Sunset at Pub street., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Sunrise at Angkor Wat. Sunset at Pub street.

A travel blog entry by roaming_mcbals

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... . At first we weren't so sure what the fuss is all about but as the early morning sun started to light up different corners of Angkor Wat and we learnt bits and pieces of the history, there became a different feel in the air and more of an appreciation of ...

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