Cambodia – Siem Reap – Temple Town – Clean up day

  The great number of volunteers - locals and expats - has joined "Clean up Temple Town" action today to make Siem Reap (home of Angkor Wat) more beautiful and enjoyable for locals and tourists. This is just the latest of numerous community actions of this type. Here are some photos posted on FaceBook today … Continue reading Cambodia – Siem Reap – Temple Town – Clean up day

CAMBODIA – Beng Mealea

  Beng Mealea or Bung Mealea (Khmer: ប្រាសាទបឹងមាលា, its name means “lotus pond”) is a temple in theAngkor Wat period located 40 km east of the main group of temples at Angkor, Cambodia, on the ancient royal highway to Preah Khan Kompong Svay. The temple  Map of Beng Mealea, from a drawing by Leon de Beylie (1849-1910). … Continue reading CAMBODIA – Beng Mealea