Category Archives for "Cambodia"

3 The Temples of Angkor: 2 Wallpapers (free)

The temples of Angkor are among the most visited in the world, being Angkor Wat the biggest and most famous of them all. Built during the 12th century Angkor Wat was the political and religious center of the kingdom, and was originally called Preah Pisnulok in memory of Suryavarman II. Today it is a symbol […]

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4 Cambodia: Siem Reap and the Temples of Angkor

Seven hours by bus from Phnom Penh is Siem Reap, the city that serves as a hub to all travellers visiting the world famous temples of Angkor. Siem Reap is- perhaps strangely- an unattractive town with many of its roads unpaved , buildings and houses lack charisma except for the top notch hotels scattered around, […]

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5 Angels and Demons in Phnom Penh, Cambodia

I could not come up with a good title for this post until Dan Brown’s best selling novel came to my mind, and it is exactly what you will find in Phnom Pen, Cambodia’s capital. No place in the world has ever stirred so many emotions in me like this rusty yet somehow appealing city, […]

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