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Fantastic Foto Friday: Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat Reflection Pond

Angkor Wat is one of the most fascinating historic destinations – so much so that I have returned a few times to visit Siem Reap in Cambodia, just to keep approaching the majestic temple of Angkor Wat via the long causeway and past the reflecting pools with the amazing temple’s mirror image!

Travel News: Huge, ancient city discovered in the jungle of Cambodia!

Angkor Wat is one of my Top 5 Historic Destinations and one of the most impressive sights I’ve seen. And, just like ocean front property they “don’t make ’em anymore”, so we have to protect mankind’s heritage, so that future generations can enjoy them and learn from them as well. But fortunately and surprisingly, there are still discoveries to be … Continue reading

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Fantastic Foto Friday: Angkor Wat, Cambodia

Monks resting at Angkor Wat

 

Angkor Wat is one of my favorite historical destinations and this is one of my favorite photos – it so captured the mood of the day, with young monk novices resting at the causeway leading to Angkor Wat.
For more, read my post about the destination Temples of Angkor
and the temple Angkor Wat – the greatest temple in the world

 

 

Top temples to see in Siem Reap!

If you are visiting Siem Reap than chances are, you are here for Angkor Wat and the other amazing temples of the time. There are lots of them, so check out my recommendations for the top temples to see in Siem Reap and how to make the most out of your visit! … Continue reading

The best way to see Angkor Wat – tips to get around!

You have booked your tickets to Siem Reap to explore the temples of Angkor Wat – great call, it’s one of my Top 5 Historical destinations and I highly recommend it. Now, it’s time to plan your arrival and exploration – if this is your first trip to a developing country like Cambodia, it helps to prepare a little bit. … Continue reading

Cheap flights to Siem Reap

If you want to visit the ancient temples of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia, you’ll need to find cheap flights to Siem Reap. Fortunately, a lot of airlines are flying to Siem Reap airport today, including some low-cost carriers (Bangkok to Siem Reap or Kuala Lumpur to Siem Reap) and it’s easy to find a good deal! Find out … Continue reading

Angkor Thom – Great Angkor City!

Over the last few days, I have posted about Banteay Srei, Angkor Wat and Ta Phrom – my favorite temples and must-see recommendations for anybody visiting the famous Khmer temples of Angkor around Siem Reap, Cambodia. There is one complex that represents the height of the Khmer kingdoms – Angkor Thom, the capital city at the end of the 13th … Continue reading