Background- Angkor Thom, the last capital of the Khmer Empire, was a fortified cit enclosing residences of priest, officials of the palace and military, as well as buildings for administering the kingdom.
Getting There - Through here all comers to the city had to pass, and in honor of this function it has been built in a style grandiose and elegant, forming a whole, incomparable in its strength and expression.
Attractions - 5 facts about Angkor Thom
1. Angkor Thom site is 10sq km in size.
2. There are 216 faces on the Bayon temple.
3. Baphuon temple in Angkor Thom became one of the world’s largest jigsaw puzzles when the records from the carefully mapped pieces that had been taken apart were destroyed during the Khmer Rouge. Archaeologists were left with a lot of stones on the ground and only their best guess as to where they might all go.
4. Ta Prohm is not the only temple to feature in Tomb Raider. The east gate of Angkor Thom made an appearance as well.
5. The Angkor Thom gates would have originally been closed with wooden doors.
Hotels - Wide choices
Food & Restaurants - the best food journey is to try local foods and especially street food which will absorbed in your mind.
Credit Beautiful Photos and respect: San Serey
Getting There - Angkor Wat is always the destination of excited archaeological site for tourist. It is about 321 km from the capital city of Phnom Penh which is about 6 hours by car meanwhile people may have a choice to go by airplane In which the price is really affordable.
Attractions - when people talking Angkor Wat, it is about historical site visit. however, Angkor wat comprise both amazing feeling for tourist. visitors can enjoy the flawless experiences on historical destination of Angkor wat while in the night time, visitor can enjoy the night life in Pub Street area.
Hotels - There are variety of hotels for tourist. In my experience, I stayed in the hotel which is the price is really affordable and the interior design is really space and nice.
Food & Restaurants - Foods are always the heart of Angkor wat. Make sure that you should not miss Lok Lak beef and Amok Fish.
Shopping - There are many night markets for visitor to find variety of souvenirs.
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Angkor wat, Angkor Thom, Ba Yon Temple,
Ta Prohm Temple Tour.
Here I am checking out the ancient temples in Siem Reap, Cambodia. I felt like Indiana Jones in the temple of doom climbing around on these thousand year old ruins. It was a fabulous place to snap some awesome photos. I had an awesome time, the weather was perfect. It was absolutely mind blowing that such beautiful structures were built so long ago. I love traveling and Trip.com makes it so easy to get the best deals that allow me to explore the world. If you ever come here be sure to get a local tour guide because they know all the great vantage points to get the best shots.
#worldheritage A very popular scene for tourists, Siem Reap, Cambodia. A World Heritage, very impressed and charmed.