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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Workers’ rights, NGOs increasingly under fire in Cambodia: WellsKampot. Yet on Tuesday the king’s royal oxen showed their favour for dishes of
Workers’ rights, NGOs increasingly under fire in Cambodia: Wells
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 6 days ago
Kampot. Yet on Tuesday the king’s royal oxen showed their favour for dishes of rice over grass at a ceremony held at the temple ruins of Angkor Wat, leading the royal palace’s astrologer to predict a bountiful harvest. And so the story of... Read more
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Mashable
Elephants continue to suffer in 'humane' wildlife sanctuariesthe sweltering summer heat reached 40 degrees Celsius, Sambo suffered a heart a
Elephants continue to suffer in 'humane' wildlife sanctuaries
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
the sweltering summer heat reached 40 degrees Celsius, Sambo suffered a heart attack and died on her way to famed Siem Reap temple Angkor Wat. More people are learning that the old practice of riding an elephant while a mahout (keeper) controls it... Read more
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iafrica.com
Affordable destinations for South Africansis a tourist-friendly destination known for its cheap prices of food and accomm
Affordable destinations for South Africans
iafrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
is a tourist-friendly destination known for its cheap prices of food and accommodation and with sites such as the majestic Angkor Wat and white sandy beaches it is no wonder why it’s becoming more and more popular. • Exchange rate: 1.00 ZAR =... Read more
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The Star
No to heritage listing on Hindu-Buddhist temple ruinsSUNGAI PETANI: The Hindu-Buddhist temple ruins of Bujang Valley will not be nom
No to heritage listing on Hindu-Buddhist temple ruins
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
SUNGAI PETANI: The Hindu-Buddhist temple ruins of Bujang Valley will not be nominated as a Unesco heritage site because of the lack of chronometric evidence. Archaeologist Prof Datuk Dr Mokhtar Saidin said research on the temples or candi since the... Read more
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Philly.com
Mekong River cruise meanders through Vietnam, Cambodiamany people still call Saigon. We did spend two off-ship days in Hanoi, and we
Mekong River cruise meanders through Vietnam, Cambodia
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
many people still call Saigon. We did spend two off-ship days in Hanoi, and we took in great famous venues, especially Angkor Wat, the 12th-century temple that is the world's largest religious monument. But the most lasting impressions came... Read more
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asianage
Sharing the world through danceextensive East-West and global interactions of ancient times. He referenced the
Sharing the world through dance
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
extensive East-West and global interactions of ancient times. He referenced the Gandhara blend of Greek and Indian art, the temple architecture and sculpture of Indonesia’s Borobudaur and Cambodia’s Angkor Wat. He questions the meaning of an... Read more
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Rappler
Budget itinerary: 6 days in Vietnam, Cambodia for P25,000on your trip. (P10,200.15 or about $218) Our airport transfer to our hotel wa
Budget itinerary: 6 days in Vietnam, Cambodia for P25,000
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
on your trip. (P10,200.15 or about $218) Our airport transfer to our hotel was $17 (per group) in total. Tuktuk ride for Angkor Wat tour was $15 (per group). So this will still change depending on how big your group is. I strictly followed my... Read more
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The Star
Experts disagree on religion practised at ruins older than Borobodur and Angkor WatFestival that will last till Monday. This is the first time such a big number o
Experts disagree on religion practised at ruins older than Borobodur and Angkor Wat
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
Festival that will last till Monday. This is the first time such a big number of history experts have assembled here. “The temple ruins we unearthed is unlike any other known in the world. Although the structure resembled Hinduism or Buddhism, this... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
How many of these 25 top landmarks have you visited? Machu Picchu is No. 1Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 2. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Cent
How many of these 25 top landmarks have you visited? Machu Picchu is No. 1
Los Angeles Times / Posted 11 days ago
Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. 2. Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Center in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates 3. Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia 4. St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City (Rome) 6.Mosque-Cathedral of Cordoba in Cordoba,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
From Angkor Wat to Machu Picchu: TripAdvisor’s best-rated landmarks around the world Given the competition, a landmark has to be pretty special to be named the ve
From Angkor Wat to Machu Picchu: TripAdvisor’s best-rated landmarks around the world
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
Given the competition, a landmark has to be pretty special to be named the very best in the world. But few would argue against Peru’s Machu Picchu being a... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
From Cambodia's Angkor Wat to Machu Picchu: TripAdvisor's best-rated landmarks around the world revealedthe world are suitably smitten, with reviews including such words as "spectacul
From Cambodia's Angkor Wat to Machu Picchu: TripAdvisor's best-rated landmarks around the world revealed
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
the world are suitably smitten, with reviews including such words as "spectacular", "splendid", and "breathtaking". 3. Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia Angkor Archaeological Park is one of the most important religious sites not only in... Read more
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News.com.au
Surprise winner in TripAdvisor’s list of top landmarksand serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other to
Surprise winner in TripAdvisor’s list of top landmarks
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
and serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other top international landmarks were the ancient temple site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia, St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, Italy and the Taj Mahal in Agra,... Read more
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Perth Now
Australia’s surprising favourite landmarkand serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other to
Australia’s surprising favourite landmark
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
and serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other top international landmarks were the ancient temple site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia, St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, Italy and the Taj Mahal in Agra,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australia’s surprising favourite landmarkand serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other to
Australia’s surprising favourite landmark
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
and serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other top international landmarks were the ancient temple site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia, St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, Italy and the Taj Mahal in Agra,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Australia’s surprising favourite landmarkand serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other to
Australia’s surprising favourite landmark
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
and serves as the central place of worship for citizens of Abu Dhabi. Other top international landmarks were the ancient temple site of Angkor Wat in Siem Reap, Cambodia, St Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, Italy and the Taj Mahal in Agra,... Read more
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Mashable
The 10 world landmarks that have to be on your bucket listof the world's finest treasures, including the tombs of more than 100 saints an
The 10 world landmarks that have to be on your bucket list
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
of the world's finest treasures, including the tombs of more than 100 saints and emperors and Michelangelo's La Pietà.3. Angkor Wat – Cambodia A young monk sits in front of the Angkor Wat temple reflected on a lake in Siem Riep,... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LOOK: Aiza Seguerra, Liza Diño celebrate second honeymoon in Cambodiajoyous couple posted their pictures on their respective accounts on social medi
LOOK: Aiza Seguerra, Liza Diño celebrate second honeymoon in Cambodia
Inquirier.net / Posted 18 days ago
joyous couple posted their pictures on their respective accounts on social media site Instagram as they toured the historic Angkor Wat in Siem Reap. They also captured photos of Siem Reap’s Bayon Temple in the ancient city of Angkor Thom. Seguerra... Read more
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New York Post
Chillax in Cambodia, Aman styleAmansara is an oasis of tranquility in Siem Reap, home to Angkor Wat, one of As
Chillax in Cambodia, Aman style
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
Amansara is an oasis of tranquility in Siem Reap, home to Angkor Wat, one of Asia’s most iconic historic wonders. The homey hotel is an oasis of calm amid the vibrant — yet chaotic — sights, smells and sounds of Cambodia. Once the King of Cambodia’s... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia, Japan restore Angkor Wat causewayThe ruined causeway at Cambodia's Angkor Wat will be restored by Cambodia and J
Cambodia, Japan restore Angkor Wat causeway
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
The ruined causeway at Cambodia's Angkor Wat will be restored by Cambodia and Japan in a four-year project. (Kyodo photo) Related Stories SIEM REAP - Cambodia and Japan began Monday a four-year project to restore the ruined western causeway at... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia, Japan begin restoration of Angkor Wat causewayThe ruined causeway at Cambodia's Angkor Wat will be restored by Cambodia and J
Cambodia, Japan begin restoration of Angkor Wat causeway
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 21 days ago
The ruined causeway at Cambodia's Angkor Wat will be restored by Cambodia and Japan in a four-year project. (Kyodo photo) Related Stories SIEM REAP - Cambodia and Japan began Monday a four-year project to restore the ruined western causeway at... Read more
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ABC News
Cambodia Bars Cars Near Angkor Wat Temple to Ease CongestionThe main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to
Cambodia Bars Cars Near Angkor Wat Temple to Ease Congestion
ABC News / Posted 27 days ago
The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. The new rule applies to a 300-meter (985-foot) stretch of road in front... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat templePHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. "From now on, only tourists walking by foot... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat templeFILE - In this July 14, 2014 file photo, tourists look at the view of the Angko
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
FILE - In this July 14, 2014 file photo, tourists look at the view of the Angkor Wat temples at sunrise, outside Siem Reap, Cambodia. The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat templePHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple
The Oklahoman / Posted 28 days ago
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. "From now on, only tourists walking by foot... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Cambodia bans cars near Angkor Wat templeIn this July 2014 file photo, tourists look at the view of the Angkor Wat templ
Cambodia bans cars near Angkor Wat temple
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
In this July 2014 file photo, tourists look at the view of the Angkor Wat temples at sunrise, outside Siem Reap. The main road alongside Cambodia's famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars. (AP photo) Related Stories PHNOM PENH -- The main... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Cambodia: Angkor Wat’s main road now off-limits to carsaround its most popular tourist attraction, Cambodian authorities have banned c
Cambodia: Angkor Wat’s main road now off-limits to cars
Asian Correspondent / Posted 28 days ago
around its most popular tourist attraction, Cambodian authorities have banned cars from accessing the main road alongside Angkor Wat temple. Prime Minister Hun Sen announced the ban in a Facebook post on Tuesday, adding that the measure was meant... Read more
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Salon.com
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat templePHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat
Cambodia bars cars near Angkor Wat temple
Salon.com / Posted 28 days ago
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — The main road alongside Cambodia’s famed Angkor Wat temple is now off-limits to cars as authorities seek to ease traffic jams at the site that draws 2.1 million tourists a year. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen announced... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Pompeii, Chernobyl, Angkor Wat: Abandoned places that captivate and intriguedetails 44 of the world's best known sites and reveals how like us, "cities are
Pompeii, Chernobyl, Angkor Wat: Abandoned places that captivate and intrigue
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
details 44 of the world's best known sites and reveals how like us, "cities are mortal". While Pompeii, Teotihuacan, and Angkor get a mention she also details the less well known places, such Centralia, an abandoned Pennsylvania town which was... Read more
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BBC News
Cambodia tourism: Call to end rides after elephant's deathdeath Thousands of people have signed a petition against elephant riding after
Cambodia tourism: Call to end rides after elephant's death
BBC News / Posted 1 months ago
death Thousands of people have signed a petition against elephant riding after an animal ferrying tourists to the famous Angkor Wat temple complex in Cambodia died. The elderly elephant had been working in a 40C (104 F) heatwave. The tour... Read more
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BBC News
Have we fallen out of love with elephant rides?was told. But on a more recent visit to Cambodia, the guide on our bus asked i
Have we fallen out of love with elephant rides?
BBC News / Posted 1 months ago
was told. But on a more recent visit to Cambodia, the guide on our bus asked if anyone wanted to ride an elephant up to an Angkor Wat temple. The response from everyone was a resounding no. Then this week, an online petition calling on Cambodia to... Read more

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