Travel Blogs from Angkor Wat, Cambodia

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Sunset from Phom Bakheng, Preah Khan, Cambodia travel blog

Sunset from Phom Bakheng

A travel blog entry by bruceontour

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... Yasovarman (889-910). Located atop a hill, it is nowadays a popular tourist spot for sunset views of the much bigger temple Angkor Wat, which lies amid the jungle about 1.5 km to the southeast. The large number of visitors makes Phnom Bakheng one of the ...

Topophilia, Angkok Wat and the People. c1999., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Topophilia, Angkok Wat and the People. c1999.

A travel blog entry by adaptorplug

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I visted Angkor Wat for New Year 1999 and watched the sun rise over the main temple complex. A decade ago there were hardly any tourists and the locals seemed as interested in me as I was in the ruins. I won't go back for another visit unless I ...

Vagabonder and Mini-Vagabonder Tour Cambodia, Angkor Wat + Siem Riep, Cambodia travel blog

Vagabonder and Mini-Vagabonder Tour Cambodia

A travel blog entry by vagabonder

... , the horror. This seems to be the description of each Siem Riep road survivor. Siem Riep is the small town nearby Angkor Wat (our destination in Cambodia). One may fly to Siem Riep or the same may be reached overland from Thailand. Prior to the trip V ...

all templed out!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

all templed out!

A travel blog entry by ruthie

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... the people. my guide was talking for hours about the significance of every detail on the wall, but i tended to just slip away. in Angkor Wat itself i found a group of 3 kids and i chatted to them for a while. every time i lifted my camera, the little girl ...

Sifting through the Temples of Angkor, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Sifting through the Temples of Angkor

A travel blog entry by viajesyvinedos

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... temple held a unique quality or distinct layout, some with curvy apsaras and others with Sanskrit covered pillars.  Angkor Wat showcased a central temple complex, a commanding central tower with its surrounding smaller peaks, and an 800m-long ...

The Enchanting Beauty of Angkor Wat, Siem Riep, Cambodia travel blog

The Enchanting Beauty of Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by lisapeterson0

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... drinks. The same faces turn up everywhere it makes you feel like a local. We went and sow the most picturesque sunset at Angkor Wat which is a stunning temple. Initially we couldn't work out why the sun was setting infront of the place but when we ...

Thumbs up to Angkor Wat, Cambodia, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Thumbs up to Angkor Wat, Cambodia

A travel blog entry by oulous

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Wow, we are so glad we spent the money and went to Angkor Wat in Cambodia (Siem Reap is the closest city).  We didn't want to deal with the road border crossing into Cambodia since its supposed to be hellish; so we spent a fortune on flights, visas ...

What's up Doc, Siem Reap - Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

What's up Doc

A travel blog entry by shunny81

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Alison: Angkor Wat is the main attraction in Cambodia and it is basically a complex of very old temples found just outside Siam Reap. The largest and best preserved temple is the one that is actually the Angkor Wat and it is this temple which features on ...

Temples of Angkor, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temples of Angkor

A travel blog entry by steve.brine

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Went to the Temples of Angkor today and on the lash during the night. An expensive day. The temples were quite remarkable however spread over a much greater distance than I had imagined and quite taxing. Nonetheless, I enjoyed myself. One annoyance ...

Angkor What???, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor What???

A travel blog entry by allieadventures

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... too, but also had many stone piles blocking doors and entrance ways.  This temple is less visited and it absolutely stunning. At Angkor Wat, this was my favorite temple. At all of these temples, the guards give you free rane to go wherever you want ...

Checking out the Amazing Temples of Angkor, Phumĭ Spéan Ângkôr, Cambodia travel blog

Checking out the Amazing Temples of Angkor

A travel blog entry by lob123

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   As the plan was to do at least two days visiting the temples of Angkor Wat, we decided we'd start with the small temples for the first day, saving the bigger ones tomorrow, when our mate Jan could join us.    We booked a tuk-tuk ...

Angkor Wat i inne

Angkor Wat i inne "ruiny" ;)

A travel blog entry by camer

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... , w 2 min bilet gotowy i portfel lzjeszy o 40$ (po 20/glowe). Pozniej kolejne 5 km do najbardziej okazalej swiatyni Angkor Wat. Coz - mozna powiedziec, ze ogrom konstrukcji, teren jaki zajmuje i jakosc wwykonczen (tam gdzie je widac) robia wrazenie, jakby ...

Khmer new year - trip to Koh Tonsay, Koh Tonsay, Cambodia travel blog

Khmer new year - trip to Koh Tonsay

A travel blog entry by megan1272

Interesting. ...

A Kinda Famous Temple and a Doctor Fish Massage, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

A Kinda Famous Temple and a Doctor Fish Massage

A travel blog entry by travelorunravel

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... large, yet it has such detail when you look at the individual statues, temple designs, and bas reliefs.  Midway through Angkor Wat, I stopped feeling miserable and started to enjoy it all a little more, although the heat and masses of tourists were ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by ayc17

The main reason people visit Cambodia is to see the Angkor Wat temple complex. The ancient temples are a wonder of the world and are very impressive in stature. As there are no public transport around the towns, we had to hire a tuk tuk for the day (the ...

Angkor wat ou ankor, bayon et around, Angkor, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor wat ou ankor, bayon et around

A travel blog entry by bafreux

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... litre d essence est a 1dol.. certaines personnes doivent travailler une demi jounee au camboge pour un litre d essence.. on a fait Angkor Wat le temple principal que vous connaissez tous.. il est beau c est impressionnant quand t arrives et je pense ...

The Great Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

The Great Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by lennyandcat

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... driver for the day and he took us around.  From early in the morning until sunset we viewed temples. Angkor Wat temple itself was stunning but not our favorite, some others were definitely much more impressive. Bayon in ...

So Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

So Wat

A travel blog entry by joanna.means

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... of details temples stretching many mils through the jungles which took almost 500 years to build, the most amazing of which is Angkor Wat.  Although they were continuously used as a place of Buddhist worship until the Khmer rouge took power, it was ...

Jun 27, 2015, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Jun 27, 2015

A travel blog entry by jhinthorne

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Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by wayouteast

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... ännu mer osv. Det var riktigt varmt den dagen och man är tvungen att ha kläder som täcker axlar och knän. Bortsett från Angkor Wat besökte vi några andra tempel. Hoppas på att jag inte blandar ihop alla nu såhär i efterhand: Angkor Thom var ...

Visit to Angkor Temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Visit to Angkor Temples

A travel blog entry by lauryn

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... as it is stunning and really does look and feel like a lost world. The final temple we visited was the largest, Angkor Wat and from the outside this surpassed everything I had already seen. The architecture was unbelievable, so intricate and still almost ...

Not even enough money to use the loo!!!!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Not even enough money to use the loo!!!!

A travel blog entry by carandsin2010

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... in the lane way!!!! was very upsetting!!!! A lot of poverty, loads of children begging and trying to sell things!!!! Went to Angkor Wat temple, had a walk around still don't know what it is about!!!! then got collected again by tuc tuc in the hostel!!!! ...

THE GREAT TEMPLES OF ANGKOR, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

THE GREAT TEMPLES OF ANGKOR

A travel blog entry by dougsgoodlife

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... Ankor, ranging in scale from nondescript piles of brick rubble scattered through rice fields to the magnificent Angkor Wat, this is said to be the world's largest single religious monument.  ...

Love Affair with Everywhere: Siem Reap/Angkor, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Love Affair with Everywhere: Siem Reap/Angkor

A travel blog entry by lifeasanomad

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... the crowds follow, so there were many stops where we were the only ones in the area for at least a little while. Angkor Wat--the world's largest Hindu (originally dedicated to Lord Vishnu), now Buddhist temple complex. was built in 12th ...

A real sanctuary of heaven., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

A real sanctuary of heaven.

A travel blog entry by wordperfect

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... all of the talking. There are also some lovely videos which take about two hours each to load so I will attempt to put them up eventually. Angkor Wat was magical. It really was. We woke up at 4:30am and we got a Tuk Tuk to Angkor Wat.We got there just in ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by sind-wa-bede

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Besuch beim 8. ...

What an experience!, Siem Reap (Angkor Wat), Battambang and Phnom Penh, Cambodia travel blog

What an experience!

A travel blog entry by lok

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Angkor Wat I was expecting to see one temple - Angkor Wat - in Cambodia. Was I wrong! There are a few dozen temples just around the Siem Reap area. I thought I had "moto" written all over my face, since so many people yelled to me that name. ...

Angkor Wat!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat!

A travel blog entry by onedude

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... ruled over Cambodia and parts of Laos, Thailand and Vietnam from the 9th to 13th centuries A.D. The most well known temple is Angkor Wat which is supposedly the world's largest religious complex and the symbol of Cambodia (Its on the flag). The secret to ...

Last Day in Phnom Pehn, Phnom Pehn, Cambodia travel blog

Last Day in Phnom Pehn

A travel blog entry by toddsmoke

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Was glad for another day here in Phnom Pehn, gave us the opportunity to see a few more sites.  We visited two museums today, the first was Tuol Sleng (www.bigpond.com.kh/users/dccam.genocide)  This is the prison were they took the ...

Angkor temples, Angkor Krau, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor temples

A travel blog entry by kimdibb

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... of bottled water, a necessity in this heat. When we got to the ticket booth there were already mobs of people entering the park. Seeing Angkor Wat at sunrise is particularly popular. A one-day ticket costs $20, a 3-day pass costs $40 and a one-month pass, ...

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