Monthly Archive: May 2015

Banteay Kdei at Angkor in Cambodia

Banteay Kdei – a photographic tour of the Angkor temple

Banteay Kdei, built in the late 12th to early 13th century, is another of my favorite Angkor temples. I love to walk through the temple in the early morning as the sunlight filters through the roof-less corridors. If I were still a kid, I would love to play hide-and-seek in...

Baphuon at Angkor Thom in Cambodia

Angkor Thom – a photographic tour of this ancient Khmer city

Angkor Thom was built as the capital of Jayavarman VII’s empire in the 12th century. It’s name means “great city”. Some of the monuments inside Angkor Thom were built in earlier eras.¬†Bayon is the centerpiece; however, there are a number of other fascinating and photographic temples within the ancient city....