Houses along Tonle Sap River

Siem Reap Beyond Angkor Wat & Angkor Thom

Apart from the attention-grabbing Ta Prohm and the UNESCO heritage site Angkor Wat, there are other attractions in Siem Reap that are worth checking out too. Roluos is the first capital city of the Angkor empire. It consists of three of Angkor’s oldest temples…

Trees overgrowing into temple at Ta Prohm

Ta Prohm – Mysterious Jungle Temple

Located on the eastern side of Angkor Thom lies the most enchanting temple ruin Ta Prohm, which was brought to fame (even more famous than Angkor Wat) by the block buster movie Lara Craft! Built in the mid 12th to early 13th century by King Jayavarman VII…

Landmines in Landmine Museum in Siem Reap

Landmine Museum in Siem Reap

As we mesmerise at the ruins of Ta Prohm and Angkor Wat, the main attractions that drew thousands of tourist to Siem Reap; let’s not forget the cruel and painful past that Cambodia suffered through the many years of wars it went through.

Preah Khan Temple

Preah Khan – Temple in a Jungle

Lying quietly on the north of Angkor Thom is the monastic Preah Khan temple. A long sandy path flanked by monumental craved stone garudas leads to the main entrance. Originally a Buddhist monastery and school to over 1,000 monks