Cambodia Angkor Wat – World Heritage Site

Angkor Wat, in its beauty and state of preservation, is unrivaled. Its mightiness and magnificence bespeak a pomp and a luxury surpassing that of a Pharaoh or a Shah Jahan, an impressiveness greater than that of the Pyramids, an artistic distinctiveness as fine as that of the Taj Mahal. Angkor Wat, the largest monument of the Angkor group and the best preserved, is an architectural masterpiece. Its perfection in composition, balance, proportions, relief’s and sculpture make it one of the finest monuments in the world.

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Cambodia Siem reap Temples day 2- Bakong and Bayon

Bakong and Bayon Temples Siem Reap Cambodia  Bakong is located at Roluos south of Preah Ko. Enter and leave the temple at the east. A modern Buddhist temple is situated to the right of the east entrance to Bakong. It was build in late ninth century (881) by king Indravarman I dedicated to Siva (Hindu) followed Prah Ko art style. The Bayon is located in the center of the city of Angkor Thom 1500 meters (4921 feet) from the south gate. Enter tower of the Bayon is from the east. Prasat Bayon was built in late 12th century to early 13th century, …

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Temples Angkor Wat Siem Reap Cambodia- Ta Prohm

Ta Prohm – The Tomb Raider Movie Temple It was built about mid-12th century to early 13th century (1186) by the King Jayavarman VII, dedicated to the mother of the king (Buddhist) replica to Bayon style of art. Ta Prohm is the undisputed capital of the kingdom of the Trees’. It has been left untouched by archaeologists except for the clearing of a path for visitors and structural strengthening to stave of further deterioration.

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Thailand My First 2 Months: Food and Drinks

Thailand is a culinary paradise. The street food is simply amazing. From the fresh salads and fruit to the fresh seafood and fried EVERYTHING ! and it is CHEAP ! The average meal is cost you 100 baht or about $3 US dollars ! I have even seen a food cart attached to a motorbike selling fresh hot fried or grilled chicken, pork and fish. The cart has a wok with hot grease and the driver is cooking the chicken while he drives ! WOW only in Thailand.  Here is photo gallery of just a few dishes I have enjoyed …

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Thailand My First 2 Months: Chiang Mai

         My next stop in Thailand was Chiang Mai the second largest city in Thailand.  It is also the most culturally and historically significant cities in northern Thailand. It is a very short one hour flight from Bangkok or a 10 hours bus ride. I loved the food, the people, the history and that fact that even though it was quote busy it paled in comparison to Bangkok.     The highlight of my trip to Chiang Mai was the visit to Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep, the city’s most famous temple, stands on Doi Suthep, a hill to the north-west …

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