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Phnom Bok | The Most Exciting, Less Visited Place in Angkor

Phnom Bok Angkor

Phnom Bok in Siem Reap, Cambodia is one of the most exciting, less visited places in the Angkor Wat Complex. It is one of the “Trilogies of Mountains” in the Angkor Area, Phnom Bok, and the other two which are Phnom Bakheng and Phnom Krom. These three sandstone temples were built under the reign of […]

The Angkor Temples Top Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel Destination List

The Angkor Temples Top Lonely Planet's Ultimate Travel Destination List

The Angkor Temples, a designated UNESCO World Heritage Site top Lonely Planet’s Ultimate Travel Destination List. The Angkor Complex which covers more than 1,000 temples, shrines and tombs is often described as a “Hindu Heaven on Earth.” The complex is located in the historic town of Siem Reap which is now the country’s main hub of […]

Siem Reap, A Rising Tourist Destination in Asia

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Known for its glorious temples, jungles, terrains, highland areas and Angkor Wat as its international attraction, undeniably, Siem Reap has become one of the rising destinations in Asia. According to Trip Advisor, an American travel website company providing reviews of travel-related content, Siem Reap – Angkor of Cambodia has been selected as #1 in Asia and […]

The Sacred Dancers of Angkor

The Sacred Dancers of Angkor

In 2003, UNESCO named Cambodia’s  Apsara Dance a “Masterpiece of Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity”. This has not only created further renown for Cambodia’s   classical dances but has further elevated their artistic value. Since then, beyond the need to be in Angkor Wat, watching a traditional dance while in Angkor has become a typical […]

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