Travel Blogs from Angkor Wat, Cambodia

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Siem Reap, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Siem Reap

A travel blog entry by plcvietnam2014

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... and well needed lunch and ice cream at the 'Blue Pumpkin' cafe, we were ready to visit the final temple of the day. Angkor Wat, the largest temple in Indochina, stretches 1.5km by 1.3. Here we spent a good few hours taking in the scenic views, snapping ...

Angkor Wat, How Long I've Been Waiting to See You, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat, How Long I've Been Waiting to See You

A travel blog entry by lolavie

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... tip our weekend driver.  Things to consider for your Angkor Wat trip:   1. $40 buys you a 3 Day Pass into Angkor Wat 2. $US are readily accepted here, so no need to exchange money if you're coming from the US 3. Take anti-malaria pills (One ...

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Back to "The Past"

A travel blog entry by kenzie.wu

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... appeared from a distance, my very wild feeling also was ... stopped. "Oh my God, so many people there". In front of Angkor Wat, a lot of foreigners. Like me, they were waiting for sunrise to take some nice shots. Walking through the temple, everywhere ...

Temples everywhere, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples everywhere

A travel blog entry by rogergpilgrim

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A day of many (five at least) temples but this isn't where I want to concentrate initially. I want to reflect on what can be learned about the ruling powering this land - the Cambodian People's Party - from observation and discussion with our guide and ...

2nd day exploring the monuments, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

2nd day exploring the monuments

A travel blog entry by jetsettermike

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... time, and just spent most of my time exploring the monuments, and mostly just reflecting. My impression of Cambodia was mixed. Angkor Wat was off limits to foreign visitors for many years because of the turbulent political history. The population is ...

Siem Reap and Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Siem Reap and Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by nomadictendency

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... , things. We spent the next two days seeing what Siem Reap is famous for, the world's largest active archeological site, the Angkor Wat temples. There are hundreds of them, many in the jungle, with massive tree roots latched onto and drilled through the ...

Tempel, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Tempel

A travel blog entry by hasch

... nktlich um 9 hat uns der Chauffeur wieder abgeholt. Wir haben ihn heute den ganzen Tag gemietet, kostet 25$. Die Tempelanlagen von Angkor Wat sind angesagt. Das Gebiet ist so weitläufig, dass man dazwischen ein Fahrzeug braucht. Für die erste Anlage ...

Angkor plein les Yeux!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor plein les Yeux!

A travel blog entry by damien26

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... dans les annees 1860. Apres deux jours de visite avec Thibaud,je retournerai seul visiter les temples qui m'on le plus fascines: Angkor wat qui est considerer comme le plus vaste temple au monde. Le temple Baphuon avec ces 256 visages de Pierre.Et le Ta ...

Temples d'Angkor, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples d'Angkor

A travel blog entry by laureline

Temples ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by faulds

... in the late afternoon just in time to catch a huge thunderstorm. We found a charming tuk tuk driver and he took us back to Angkor Wat for one last look at the bas relief carvings that surround the lower level. Siem Reap has really cleaned up its act and ...

... again!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

... again!

A travel blog entry by sofiabennie

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... with pink and yellow limestone and has exquisite, intricate and deep carvings. As it happens it is the only major temple in Angkor archeaological park not built by a king, but by a courtier/counsellor of the young ruler Rajendravaraman II in his name, in ...

Angkor Wat: Ideas about a glorious kingdom, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat: Ideas about a glorious kingdom

A travel blog entry by jonas_jakob

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... most pristine carvings that tell you stories about legendary battles and an ancient realm existing ages ago. Beyond the limits of mysterious Angkor Wat, one can visit numerous smaller, but in my view even more heavenly temple ruins. Climbing the steep and ...

Wonder of the world!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Wonder of the world!

A travel blog entry by tinayoung

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Angkor Wat, the most famous of the Cambodian Temples.  It was built in the early 12th century for King Suryavarman II, and is the most well preserved temple of all.  We finally visited the site we were all anxious to see, and it was beautiful. ...

Messing Ourselves In Boats, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Messing Ourselves In Boats

A travel blog entry by boesabroad

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... January 1979. That seems a good place to end our adventures in this country. Having started by describing the horrors that Cambodia has endured in the recent past to this joyous annual event in a place we have thoroughly enjoyed visiting and would urge ...

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