Sharing Cambodian Culture

Siem Reap – Angkor

http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/668

It was built by the Khmer King Suryavarman II in the early 12th century

French postcard about Angkor Wat in 1911

French postcard about Angkor Wat in 1911

400 square kilometres and consists of scores of temples, hydraulic structures (basins, dykes, reservoirs, canals) as well as communication routes

Criterion (i): The Angkor complex represents the entire range of Khmer art from the 9th to the 14th centuries, and includes a number of indisputable artistic masterpieces (e.g. Angkor Wat, the Bayon, Banteay Srei)

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor Wat

Angkor at the beginning of the 9th century AD the two states that covered the territory of modern Cambodia were united by Jayavarman II who laid the foundations of the Khmer Empire.

Kampot – Kep

The road from Kampot to Kep (Road 33) is a 25km, 30-45 minute trip though scenic Cambodian countryside – small villages and rice paddies.

Kep 1

Kep

Kep 2

Kep

Kep 3

Kep

kep-beach-holiday-1

Kep Beach Holiday

Checking Crab Keeper Traps

Checking Crab Keeper Traps

Cambodia to Celebrate the Sea Festival in 2013 Kep Province

Cambodia to Celebrate the Sea Festival in 2013 Kep Province

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Sihanoukville

Top 20 Landmarks –around the world by trip advisor

http://www.msn.com/en-us/travel/tripideas/tripadvisors-top-20-landmarks-around-the-world/ss-BBkCqKD

Angkor Wat