More than 100 of stele-like stone labels identifying the various temples, in Khmer and English, are to be installed on the Angkor sites by the Apsara Authority.
Cambodia is home to some of the most beautiful and storied temples, mountains, waterfalls, not to mention the tangible emblems of the kingdom’s history itself. Evidently, these places have gained tremendous popularity.
We’ve seen tremendous advancements in the country in the past decades. The massive buildings and facilities constructed here and there signify our economic revolution.
In the second installment of ‘Siem Reap Beyond the Temples’, Agnes Alpuerto continues her journey through the unusual and lesser travelled spots of the tourist-favourite metropolis.
The governments of Cambodia and Germany are jointly pushing the burgeoning tourism in Siem Reap beyond its glorious and historic temples.
Series of educational programmes to encourage students to learn about ancient temples in Siem Reap.
Sambor Prei Kuk, a world heritage site, sees a 67 percent hike in international visitors.
Seven ancient Korean mountain temples, which typify the way Buddhism in the country has merged with indigenous beliefs and styles, were listed as UNESCO.
Thai police raid 4Buddhist temples, arresting several prominent monks in the year’s biggest such operation.
Siem Reap is undeniably one of the most visited cities in the region. Who would want to miss such a historical and cultural place?
Aside from the ancient temples, there are several places in Siem Reap that are also worth exploring. If you’re planning to find and visit these places any time soon, use Siem Reap Map and Walk mobile application.
Culture Ministry announces that officials are planning to restore damaged heritage sites.
Hun Sen takes the US Embassy to task for posting an image of a red herring on its Facebook page.