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Angkor Wat Gallery Added

February 16th, 2008 · No Comments

I have added the first of several galleries of Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat is relatively unknown in North America but is considered one of the 10 wonders of the world. It is the world’s largest religious monument and its well worth visiting. It’s first mentioned in our travel blog here.   For those that want more […]

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Tags: Angkor Wat · Blogroll · Cambodia · Photography · Travel

Siem Reap, Angkor Wat to Phnom Pen

July 21st, 2007 · 1 Comment

Angkor Wat is simply amazing. It’s unlike any ruins that I have visited before. Huge towering citadels surrounded by dense jungle convey a real mystery. The largest citadel is about 3km across surrounded by a huge moat where the course of a river was diverted to form the moat. Smiling Buddha faces adorn many of […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Cambodia · Driving · Siem Reap · Travel

3rd Time Lucky

July 14th, 2007 · 1 Comment

We are now in Siem Reap, a tourist town outside Angkor Wat, arguably the most interesting ruins in this part of the world. The ruins are something straight out of Indiana Jones towering out of dense forest. But enough of the sight seeing, the real story is about our hotel room and how we got […]

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Tags: Blogroll · Cambodia · Siem Reap · Togetherness · Travel