Travel Blogs from Angkor Wat, Cambodia

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They say the journey is the destination..., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

They say the journey is the destination...

A travel blog entry by ironchefmeister

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... we were refreshed and excited.  We had the hotel call a tuk-tuk (which is scooter with a carriage attached) to take us to Angkor Wat for the sunset.  Again I was somewhat worried that it wouldn't live up to all the hype.  Again I was ...

Siem Reap til Phnom Penh., Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Siem Reap til Phnom Penh.

A travel blog entry by heinsborgen

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... hård. I Phnom Penh har vi booket vores første guesthouse, så det bliver lidt noget andet end hotellerne. Her i Cambodia kører en dobbelt økonomi, hvor alle turister betaler i dollar's og så bliver den mindste pris jo i sagens ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Ta Prohm, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom, Ta Prohm

A travel blog entry by seetheworld123

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... to go into one of the temples to watch the sunset.   I only did the one-day tour. I picked the most popular 3 temples: Angkor Wat, Angkor Thom and Ta Prohm. How many temples can u see before u fell into a coma..From 8 am to 2 pm I believe ...

Wow, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Wow

A travel blog entry by wanderingwigs

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Impossible to describe adequately in words. The ornately carved buildings just go on and on. Built 1000 years ago when we were still living in mud huts (some of us in Crosby still are). ...

Siem Reap den 4 og Ankor Wat den 5, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Siem Reap den 4 og Ankor Wat den 5

A travel blog entry by heinsborgen

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... tog en anden tuk tuk i stedet for. Claras hjørne I dag har vi set det ottende smukkeste i hele verden nemlig selveste Ankor Wat. Det er et kæmpe tempel område med masser af templer fra vikingetiden. Området er 200 km2. Uden om ...

Temple Time!!!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Temple Time!!!

A travel blog entry by cheeseandcarrie

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... breakfast and decided to head to the temples. We hired a couple of bikes and after 30min cycling we were at the Amazing Angkor Wat!!! the largest religious building in the wodld. We spent time exploring the area here before moving on to Angkor Tomb which ...

Angkor Wat!!!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat!!!

A travel blog entry by thelittlehobos

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We have been looking forward to today for a while! Today we went to explore the famous temples of Angkor Wat. The place is absolutely huge so we were up at 4 am this morning and left on our bikes before 5am so we had as much time as possible to see as ...

Merry Christmas!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Merry Christmas!

A travel blog entry by wanderingwigs

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Fantastic local food and dancers with children singing carols in Khmer last night. Secret Santa has been early this morning! Christmas breakfast of Pho (beef noodle soup) and then to the pool! Enjoy your day everyone!! Merry Christmas! ...

koh chang magic garden, Koh chang, Cambodia travel blog

koh chang magic garden

A travel blog entry by harrirob

we just moved from our original siam hut shack to a 3.75 each a night magic garden guest house its a amzing live music everynight, cinema, TV room, Free boat trips and a stage and party hut with lots of really amazing ppl. It is so nice we have really ...

Amazing Angkor!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Amazing Angkor!

A travel blog entry by jones2000

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I had been so looking forward to our visit to Angkor and I wasn't disappointed. It is an amazing place with thousand year old temples on such a large and grand scale they rival the pyramids! Every temple is different, we visited 10 over two days and ...

The Khmer Temple's of Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

The Khmer Temple's of Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by woodsy79

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Had to get up at 04:00 to gamble on a good sunrise over Angkor Wat but the wholeday was well worth it, really hot day and really exhausting but impressive none the less. Once you 've seen one temple you've seen them all but you've still got to go to them ...

More Temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

More Temples

A travel blog entry by veale

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Das Abenteuer der Tempel, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Das Abenteuer der Tempel

A travel blog entry by robleine

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... schauten wir uns verschiedenste Tempel an, welche sich durch ihre Bauweise und viele kleine Feinheiten von einander abgrenzten. Der Angkor wat,durch seine Kulisse, sowie der to phrom Tempel ,aufgrund dessen Einbettung in die Natur, stachen dabei ...

Siem reap, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Siem reap

A travel blog entry by robleine

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... mit denen wir auch den morgigen Tag verbringen werden. So viel zum 1. Tag in Kambodscha. Nun liegen wir bereits im Bett, denn morgen früh beginnt der Tag erneut um 04:00 Uhr! Angkor wat bei Sonnenaufgang ... Wir werden sehen..... Gut Nacht ...

Nous voilà aux portes des temples d'Angkor / 1er j, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Nous voilà aux portes des temples d'Angkor / 1er j

A travel blog entry by sophie-nuno

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... magie s’effectuera à 7h15, lorsque le soleil apparaitra, merci Mélissa ! Programme de la journée nom des différents temples : Angkor Vat / Thommanon / Chau Say Tevoda / Spean Thma / Ta Keo / Neak Pean / Krol Ko / Preah Khan / Basei ...

Day 3: Guided major sites day!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Day 3: Guided major sites day!

A travel blog entry by esploratore

This is a top pick!
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... what we were seeing. On this day we focused on the major newer (e.g. 1100-1200AD) sights of the inner circuit (Angkor Thom/Bayon, Angkor Wat, etc.). Mr. Sim even pointed out best angles for great photos, etc. that we wouldn't have thought of on our ...

The many faces of Buddha, Angkor Thom And Bayan, Cambodia travel blog

The many faces of Buddha

A travel blog entry by boodleberrybum

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In the ancient city walls of Angkor Thom, through the gate archways adorned with faces, sits the stunning temple of Bayan.  This temple features either 48 or 54 (depending on which guide book you read) faces of Buddha on the sides of the towers. The ...

Magical Angkor Wat at sunset, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Magical Angkor Wat at sunset

A travel blog entry by boodleberrybum

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Angkor Wat is absolutely magical. I had no idea such a place existed and it's unlike anything I've ever seen before. We arrived the first evening and were immediately surrounded by the children selling guide books and postcards. Once I left them behind I ...

Very high temple at sunset, Phnom Bakheng, Cambodia travel blog

Very high temple at sunset

A travel blog entry by boodleberrybum

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This temple has incredibly steep steps and hundreds of tourists came to see the sunset from the top. The way up meant walking close to a bank full of spider's webs covered in the moisture from the air... wasn't completely ...

Angkor Wat, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor Wat

A travel blog entry by emmanorris

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... 5am. Our  $20 photo passes taken at this time in the morning for the temples  really do look stunning! We went to Angkor wat first to watch the sun rise over the 5 citadels,  sat by the lake with everybody else and an ice coffee! It really ...

Day 5: Bike Day!, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Day 5: Bike Day!

A travel blog entry by esploratore

This is a top pick!
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... were fine. My absolute favorite part was biking through the forest between Ta Som and Preah Kahn! Biking along the moats of Angkor Wat in the late afternoon was pretty cool also! Biking was nice and slow (1-speed OK!) and all the villagers ...

so much more than Angkor Wat - breathtaking, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

so much more than Angkor Wat - breathtaking

A travel blog entry by tomandcheu

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If, like us, you thought that Angkor Wat was the main attraction in Siem Reap, and maybe even in Cambodia, think again. The Wat is of course utterly breathtaking; we think it ranks higher than any other ancient world monument we have ever seen, and that ...

Day 6: Greatest hits and missed opportunities, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Day 6: Greatest hits and missed opportunities

A travel blog entry by esploratore

This is a top pick!
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On our last day we again hired Mr. Sokkun and his tuk tuk for about a half day ($12+tip). He kindly drove us around to any requested temples we really enjoyed and wanted to see again, and also threw in some new ones, often less visited, that we ...

Temple eaten by jungle!, Ta Prohm, Cambodia travel blog

Temple eaten by jungle!

A travel blog entry by boodleberrybum

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A very crumbly temple in the jungle which is being torn apart, and also held together, by giant trees... Unfortunately some of the trees are dying because of the number of tourists feet pounding the earth and the roots. The are beginning to restore parts ...

A land of corruption, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

A land of corruption

A travel blog entry by mbseb

... bad ones!) Time for bed.  Our last night in this country (at least for a while) and this huge luxurious hotel. Time to readjust back to our normal budget lifestyle traveling. Sweet dreams from Angkor Wat.           ...

Angkor City, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor City

A travel blog entry by helena80

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... got a day pass and visited 6 of the many many tombs - Angkor Thom, Bayon, Preah Khan, Ta Prohm (as in the Tomb Raider Tomb), Angkor Wat and Sunset Bakheng. Angkor Wat was amazing, it is so huge compared to the others, and it is well preserved, apart from ...

The Amazing Temples, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

The Amazing Temples

A travel blog entry by mbseb

... or so we had booked ourselves a tuk tuk driver from 04.30 the next day! It's supposedly very beautiful to watch the sunrise at Angkor Wat (I believe so), bug yikes it's crazy early! Our night was short. We were dressed and ready to leave at 04.30 sharp. ...

Angkor 2:  The Little Circuit, Angkor Wat, Cambodia travel blog

Angkor 2: The Little Circuit

A travel blog entry by mchao

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... kilometers away by raft, which puts it on the scale of the great pyramids of Egypt. Why Angkor Wat has become the national and international face of Cambodia is apparent in its highly preserved state.  The jungle has not reclaimed the structure and ...

"Overtempled"

A travel blog entry by operationasia

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... a labunkban es tobb szaz keppel a memoria kartyan vegeztunk az utolso templommal es szoltunk Shytanak hogy irany haza. Egy Angkor sor mellett probalunk most regeneralodni majd megyunk be a kozpontba vacsorazni meg foglalni a tovabbi utazasunkat. Holnap ...

Jul 15, 2011, Angkor, Cambodia travel blog

Jul 15, 2011

A travel blog entry by sophieandnuno

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