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The Terrace of the Elephants
The Terrace of the Elephants is part of the walled city of Angkor Thom, a ruined temple complex in Cambodia. The Terrace of the Elephants is situated by the side of the Bayon temples, within the...
A visit to Cambodia’s World heritage Angkor Wat is a bucket list regular, high on the list for many travellers, and one of life’s truly breathtaking experiences. To see it is to believe it, but...
Sunrise at Angkor Wat
Getting up at sunrise is a requisite to visiting Angkor Wat - joined alongside hundreds of sleepy eyed tourists, all in anticipation for the same show.
Faces in stone
Dating from the late 12th century, Bayon Temple is the dramatic central temple of the ancient city of Angkor Thom, located just 3km north of Angkor Wat.
Ba Dinh Square and Ho Chi Minh’s Mausoleum
Ba Dinh Square is the political and historical heart of Vietnam as it exists today. A huge open space, where President Ho Chi Minh read out the Declaration of Vietnams Independence in September...