Full Documentary: Unearthing the Lost World of Angkor Wat
In this fascinating feature-length documentary by Lost Worlds, a team of experts investigate some outstanding archaeological finds at the iconic Angkor Wat in Cambodia.
Angkor Is a Place You Must Try and See in Your Lifetime
It's estimated that the Angkor area may have supported up to a million people. An aerial view of Angkor Wat, the temple dedicated to the Hindu god Vishnu and built as a representation of Mount Meru, the home of the gods and the center of the Hindu universe.
Welcome to Wat Rong Khun, Where Imagination Comes to Life!
By blending traditional Thai artistic techniques with more contemporary ones, Chalermchai Kositpipat, the creative mind behind Wat Rong Khun, more widely known as Thailand's White Temple, has managed to create a work of art, unlike anything the world has ever seen, at once filling all visitors with a
Sights to Behold: The Stunning Temples of Southeast Asia
From the jungles of Cambodia, to the open plains of Bagan, to a hidden gem in the bustling Thai capital of Bangkok, here are some of the most stunning temples in Southeast Asia: Temples of Angkor, Cambodia The temple complex known as Angkor Wat was originally constructed as a Hindu site of worship in
Incredible Ancient Ruins Restored to Their Former Glory
So, from Angkor Wat in Cambodia to Roman baths in England, take a look at how truly magnificent the below ruins were: 1. Domus Aurea Octagonal Court (Rome, Italy) One of Rome's most notorious emperors, Nero, constructed this lavish palace between 65 and 68 AD to host wild parties and banquets.
Ancient Eastern Architectural Splendors You Shouldn’t Miss
Angkor Wat, Cambodia Located in northern Cambodia, Angkor Wat is a massive Buddhist temple complex. The word Angkor Wat translates to "City of Temples" or simply "City Temple". It was originally built in the early 12th century as a Hindu temple by Emperor Suryavarman II.
10 Famous Sights With Lookalikes That Can Be Seen for Free
Angkor Wat and Borobudur Until recently, Angkor Wat had been an abandoned Buddhist temple. Now it has become a popular sight and tourists from all over the world enjoy the architecture of the temple every day, exploring its territories in search of enlightenment.
Who Knew Stairs Could Be Such Works of Art?
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Laos Has Remained an Undiscovered Destination, Until Now
Wat Phu Located at the base of Mount Phu Kao in Laos’ Champasak province, Wat Phu is a ruined Khmer temple complex that dates back (in part) to the 11 th Century. It was part of the great Khmer empire, which was centered in Angkor, situated to the southwest in Cambodia.
The Best Line of Ancient Defense - Beautiful!
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The Most Beautiful Places Time Has Forgotten...
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Cambodia Is an Asian Stunner That's Begging to Be Visited
Buddhist shrines and Angkor-style temples abound, as do statues of animals and gods. The Central Market is also worth a visit. 7. Kampot Kampot is more well-known for the unique variety of pepper that grows there than anything else, in spite of its location close to the Gulf of Thailand.
Man-Made Structures that Left Me Amazed!
Angkor Wat, Cambodia Angkor Wat is the largest first Hindu, and then Buddhist temple complex and the largest religious monument in the world.
15 Fascinating Places You Must Explore When Visiting Asia
Among the sites to see, are the ancient Buddhist temples and ruins of Angkor Wat. Angkor Wat also happens to be the part of the 7 Wonders of the World and the largest religious monument in the world.
20 Places to See Before the World Ends!
Angkor Wat Angkor Wat is a temple complex surrounded by a moat, built by Cambodian king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century to serve as the state temple and capital city .
Discover the Largest Temples Ever Constructed
Angkor Wat Temple Angkor Wat is the largest temple complex in the world bar none and represents the very pinnacle of Khmer architecture. It was constructed during the 12 th Century AD at the height of the Khmer Empire.
Don’t Miss Out on These Magnificent Thai Temples!
Wat Phra That Doi Suthep Wat Phra That Doi Suthep is a Buddhist temple located in northern Thailand, named after the mountain on which it is found - Doi Suthep.
I Hope These Amazing Sacred Buildings Last for an Eternity
Wat Phra That Lampang Luang source A single strand of Buddha’s hair is the most important relic belonging to one of Thailand’s most sacred temples, Wat Phra That Lampang Luang. This structure dates from the 13th century and is renowned for its conical spire which stands 125 feet high.
Have You Ever Been to an Indoor Rain forest?
Surrounding the pools are re-creations of famous architectural wonders from Asia like Angkor Wat, the Balinese Temple Gate, a longhouse from Borneo, and a traditional Thai house. Ponds and canals wind their way around various activity sites, and large Buddha statues are everywhere.
Are These the 30 Best Places to See in Our Lifetime?
Witness Angkor Wat Temple, Cambodia. source 12. Walk this amazing Bastei Bridge in Germany. 13. Listen to the awesome waterfalls at Plitvice Lakes, Croatia. 14. Ride a camel to the Great Pyramids of Giza. 15. Be amazed by Russia's unique Kizhi cathedral. source 16.
I'm Adding These Extraordinary Places to My Bucket List...
Angkor Wat Angkor Wat is a temple complex surrounded by a moat, built by Cambodian king Suryavarman II in the early 12th century to serve as the state temple and capital city.
10 of the Most Beautiful Places of Worship in the World
Wat Rong Khun, Chiang Rai, Thailand If the White Temple looks like a work of art, that’s because it really is one. It was designed and built by Chalermchai Kositpipat, a local artist, in place of the original temple which fell into disrepair.
The Beer Bottle Temple - Amazing!!
To make it, Buddhist monks from Thailand's Sisaket province collected a million bottles to build the Wat Pa Maha Chedi Kaew temple. That means the steps, the walls, the columns, all of it - is made with beer bottles held together with mortar. It is absolutely beautiful.
12 Amazing Tourist-Free Destinations in Thailand!
The temples in the area are very reminiscent of those you can see in Angkor Wat in Cambodia, but the significant difference is that you won’t have to fight the crowds to see them.