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Day 13- Angkor Temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Day 13- Angkor Temples

A travel blog entry by hattravels

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Banteay Srei, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Banteay Srei

A travel blog entry by papadisu

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This temple was constructed as a Hindu temple to Shiva. Construction was started in the late 10th century by King Rajendravarman. This temple is name translates to "citadel of the ...

In which I am ruined..., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

In which I am ruined...

A travel blog entry by oreydc

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Overwhelming... amazing... and this is but one site... in five I visited yesterday... ...

Cambodia!!!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Cambodia!!!

A travel blog entry by colerumbough

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... a bad omen and abandoned it. They eventually abandoned the entire city of Angkor by the 1400’s because of a drought. Besides Angkor Wat, my favorite temple was Ta Prohm. It is popular among tourists because it has really old, giant trees that have ...

Mekongdeltaet og Cambodia, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Mekongdeltaet og Cambodia

A travel blog entry by rielorentzen

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... var stadig en ret sćrlig fornemmelse at vćre pĺ dette meget hellige sted. Christina og jeg tog os god tid til at gĺ rundt ved Angkor Wat - tror faktisk det tog os smĺ tre timer, inden vi var klar til at křre videre i vores tuk tuk. Angkor Thom, den ...

Temple, Temple and more Temple's, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temple, Temple and more Temple's

A travel blog entry by cam.edwards

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... up and just chatted. We then got up and ready at 4am to meet everyone else at 4:45 to go and see the sunrise at Angkor Wat however there wasn't much of a sunrise unforunately but still managed to get some good pictures! We then went back to the hotel and ...

Kingdom of cambodia, Siam Reap, Cambodia travel blog

Kingdom of cambodia

A travel blog entry by tony-claire

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Cambodia ...

Temples and Ta-Tas, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples and Ta-Tas

A travel blog entry by marciad

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... 3 of us hired a tuk tuk for 15 bucks and had the driver take us to some of the main temples of the Angkor Wat Complex. The temples, a mixture of hindu and buddhist inspiration, were built between 790 and 1327 so they are legitimately old. There ...

Day 2 Temples and buy cow, Angkor Krau, Cambodia travel blog

Day 2 Temples and buy cow

A travel blog entry by lora1smith

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My guide Jet and tuk tuk Driver Mr Tin arrive at 5am to take me to watch sunrise over Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat is the world's largest religious building built around 1113 and represents heaven on earth. It measures 1.5 by 1.3 kms, surrounded by a 190m ...

Angkor Wat - den první, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat - den první

A travel blog entry by jimmynosek

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... nevadí, jelikož je mladý, perfektně upravený a umí plynule anglicky. V 5:30 přijíždíme k pokladnám na Angkor Wat a bohužel zjišťujeme, že pokladny nepřijímají platební karty, s čímž jsme ...

Angkor Wat - den druhý, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat - den druhý

A travel blog entry by jimmynosek

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Druhý den v Siem Reapu se rozhodujeme absolvovat na kolech. Ne, že by nás ježdění s vlastním řidičem nebavilo, ale přeci jen máme pocit, že na kole by to mohla být větší sranda - tady alespoň já ...

Angkor Wat - den třetí, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat - den třetí

A travel blog entry by jimmynosek

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Na třetí den se opět domlouváme s našim starým známým řidičem, že nás odveze na skupinu chrámů Roulos nacházející se cca 25 km východně od Siem Reap. Tyto chrámy jsou ze všech nejstarší - ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by mattccaddy

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We arose at 5.30am to meet our tour guide. He iwas a sweet guy who gave us plenty of information. We visited 4 temples on day 1 and 2 on day 2, before flying to Thailand. The photos do the talking here, it was an amazing experience to walk through all ...

Angkor Thom, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Thom

A travel blog entry by t3r

plus de batterie :D ...

Continuing to explore the Angkor complex, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Continuing to explore the Angkor complex

A travel blog entry by papadisu

Today we visited seven temples. Each has individual characteristics, architecture and stories. Mr. Bunny did a job job of sharing his knowledge of the architecture, royalty and religious significance of each with ...

Banteay Kdei temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Banteay Kdei temples

A travel blog entry by papadisu

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Constructed in the late 12th early 13th century. It was originally used as a Buddhist monastery built under Jayavarman VII. The Buddha images were destroyed when the rule was changed to a Hindu ...

Temples, quad bikes, buckets, free tshirts & a bul, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples, quad bikes, buckets, free tshirts & a bul

A travel blog entry by elliemai

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... some breakfast then back to tour Angkor Wat - very hot! Went to the smiley face temple, still very very hot. Ate lunch at Angkor Wat restaurant had a chicken amok in a heart shaped coconut :-) was very nice.As we ate the skys opened - rain like you ...

Angkor Wat, Siem Rep, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by marie_mc

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... to Vietnam to do !! Ta Phrom was a 12th century Mahayana Bhuddist Temple, and one of the Ankhorian's largest structure.  Unlike Angkor Wat, Ta Phrom has been left as it was found by the French explorers, (while the likes of Angkor have been ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by danandhat

Today, we visited the famous Angkor Wat temple. After we got done for $20 each, which is a bit much for looking at stone but never mind, we went to Angkor Wat. The first thing that greets you as you arrive is the 200yd wide moat surrounding the ...

Angkor Wat, the largest temple in the world, Krong Siem Reap, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat, the largest temple in the world

A travel blog entry by blakes

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Today our driver picked us up at 9:00 to drive to Angkor Wat. The meaning of Angkor is literally "capital city" or "holy city". What a spectacular temple! The pictures will tell the story better than I. The entire temple cannot be seen in just one day ...

Our sponsor family, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Our sponsor family

A travel blog entry by jamurphy

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Today we began a sponsorship of a new family.... Phal Sap, a 63 yo grandmother, her 33 daughter, Chan Mom and her granddaughter Chantha who is 10..Chantha is the daughter of Phal Saps son. He left Chantha with his mother when he took off with another ...

Tag 2, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Tag 2

A travel blog entry by jann_und_franzi

... allgemeine Informationen ueber Landminen weltweit.  Das Museum haben wir verknuepft mit einem ausserhalb liegenden Tempel in der Angkor Anlage... Gleichzeitig war es eine schoene Pause vom radfahren.. es ist doch schon sehr heiss und ...

Banteay Kdei, Banteay Kdei, Cambodia travel blog

Banteay Kdei

A travel blog entry by tinayoung

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Similar to Ta Prohm and Preah Khan, Banteay Kdei was a quick visit.  Looking around, you could see that some maintenance was being done.  Wooden frames are angled into the walls to prevent the stones from losening further.  Great trees ...

Primer dia en Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Primer dia en Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by sudeste2012

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Angkor Wat - A true wonder of the world, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat - A true wonder of the world

A travel blog entry by angelicaglobe

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... I describe the beauty of this one of 7 wonders of the world.   For those of you who dont know about the Angkor Wat temple complex, I'm not going to elaborate on what it is but briefly, it is said to be the largest man made religious monument ...

Sep 29, 2010, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Sep 29, 2010

A travel blog entry by clarabell2008

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Angkor Wat, Angkor Krau, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by suejshaw

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... our passes for visiting the temples. We all had to line up for a photo for our passes, then back on the bus to visit the main Angkor Wat site. It was very hot & humid and there were many steps to negotiate but it was totally worth it. We then visited ...

Incredible Angkor Wat Temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Incredible Angkor Wat Temples

A travel blog entry by travursel

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... C). While there was a nice breeze while biking, as soon as we stopped we got drenched. The main temple of Angkor Wat is still in pretty good shape and the intricate stone carvings, which are incredible, can be pretty well observed. The ...

Temples, temples, temples and some more temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples, temples, temples and some more temples

A travel blog entry by ataplin1986

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... Reap has 3 main temple areas of which there are LOTS of temples per area. First day we went to the main temples, Angkor Wat (Capital temple) an Ta Phrom, known as the jungle temple, the most iconic and the temple used in Tomb Raider film. Despite ...

Angkor Wat Day 2, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat Day 2

A travel blog entry by candn2016

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After having done the main temples on the first day we visited Angkor Wat we took a day off and explored Siem Reap. The morning didn't start off as planned as we woke up to leave our guesthouse at 4:30am to catch the sunrise, only to find out our tuk ...

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