Cambodia - Kingdom of Wonder

4 days in Siem Reap, the Angkor Wat temple complex and Tonle Sap lake.
Angkor thom  Detaoms of Angkor Thom -  December 31, 2002 The Bayon  Three of the 200 smiling faces of the Bayon - Angkor Thom - Siem Reap - December 30, 2002 Siem Reap  New Year's Eve - Siem Reap - December 31, 2002 Angkor Wat  Angkor Wat reflections - Siem Reap - December 31, 2002
Angkor Thom  The fortified city of Angkor Thom has five monumental gates, decorated to either side of the passageway with giant statues of 54 gods -  Siem Reap -  December 31, 2002 Bantaey Srei  Bantaey Srei was for many years kept off the visitor map by Khmer Rouge activity - Siem Reap - December 30, 2002 Bantaey Srei  Bantaey Srei was built in the late 10th century and is a Hindu temple dedicated to Shiva - Siem Reap -  December 30, 2002 Bantaey Srei  Details at Bantaey Srei -  Siem Reap - december 20, 2002
Siem Reap  I never knew what they are doing in this lake. Collecting greens ? - Siem Reap - December 29,2002 Country side on New Year's day  Daily scenes at the countryside - Siem Reap - January 1, 2003 Happy children  Cambodia's people are remarkably warm and entusiastic, despite poverty and decades of political instability - Siem Reap - January 1, 2003 Countryside  Cambodia's children near Tonle Sap - Siem Reap - January 1, 2003
War musem  Danger Mines - Siem Reap - January 1, 2003 Angkor Wat  Getting lost in the trees - Siem Reap - 31 december 2002 Farming  Farming - Siem Reap - December 30, 2002 Floating Village  Floating shop on the Tonle Sap lake. I noticed a floating church, a school and even a bar with a billiard inside ! - Siem Reap - January 1, 2003
Tonle Sap  Traffic on Tonle Sap - Siem Reap - January 1, 2003 Ta Phrom  Giant tree roots at Ta Phrom - Siem Reap - December 31, 2002 Ta Phrom  Giant tree roots are loked in an embrace with the crumbling Ta Phrom - Siem Reap - December 31, 2002 Monks  Monks wandering at Angkor Wat - Siem Reap - December 31, 2002
Musicians  Victims of the Pol Pot regime trying to earn a living. Apart from missing bodyparts caused by the landmines, the guys are blind as well - Siem Reap - December 30, 2002 New Year's Evev  New Year's Eve in Cambodia - December 31, 2002 Tonle Sap  Siem Reap - January 1, 2003 Angkor detail  Details of the Angkor complex December 30, 2002