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Angkor Thom: The Ancient Khmer Capital

Angkor Thom, on the west bank of the Siem Reap River, became the capital of the Khmer Empire when Angkor Wat was invaded by the Cham forces. 594 more words

Backpacking

angkor bayon

The second temple we visited at Angkor was Bayon. It’s a few minutes away from Angkor Wat by tuk-tuk, or a bit longer for those brave souls among us who chose to ride a bike all the way from Siem Reap, and then in between all the temples in the blazing hot sun (you are better men than I). 148 more words

Travel

Siemreap - Cambodia 2014: 35,8km - 48810 bước chân

Đó là con những con số mà ứng dụng Moves trong điện thoại của mình tính được sau 4 ngày, 3 đêm đi bộ ở Siemreap và chỉ tính đi bộ chứ không phải là đi tuk tuk hay ô tô hay máy bay tàu hỏa gì đó đâu nhé. 3,085 more words

Du Lịch

Daily Distraction: Party at Prasat Bayon

Prasat Bayon

Prasat Bayon, Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia

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Daily Distraction

Angkor Wat

Siem Reap, which literally means the “Defeat of Siam”, is the most prosperous region of contemporary Cambodia. Its close proximity to the Angkor Wat temple complex  has turned the city into one of the world’s premier travel destinations. 187 more words

Angkor Thom

Photos: Siem Reap, Cambodia

After taking a six hour bus ride from Phnom Penh, we finally reached Siem Reap, the city that I have been looking forward to for the past six months. 203 more words

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