Category: Cambodia

ANA plans Angkor events to celebrate 30 years of UNESCO recognition; Phnom Penh Post

The Apsara National Authority (ANA) will hold a three-day remembrance event at the Angkor Archaeological Park from December 14-16 to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the Angkor Wat inscription on UNESCO World Heritage List in 1992.

Source: ANA plans Angkor events to celebrate 30 years of UNESCO recognition

Travel association plans ‘Temple Walk’ event December 3 at Preah Vihear Temple; Yuth Vireak; Phnom Penh Post

With support from the government, the Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Cambodia chapter will organise a “Temple Walk for Heritage” on December 3-4 at Preah Vihear Temple to promote tourism and environmentalism while giving a boost to the local economy.

Source: Travel association plans ‘Temple Walk’ event December 3 at Preah Vihear Temple

Vice President Dhankar to inaugurate restored ‘Hall of Dancers’ at Ta Prohm temple in Cambodia; Annie Samson; ANI

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Vice President Jagdeep Dhankar who arrived in Cambodia on Friday is set to inaugurate the recently restored Hall of Dancers at the famed Ta Prohm temple, located inside the Angkor Heritage Park adjacent to the cultural and tourist province of Siem Reap.

Source: Vice President Dhankar to inaugurate restored ‘Hall of Dancers’ at Ta Prohm temple in Cambodia

Scenery of Angkor archeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia; Xinhua

Photo credit: Xinhua

Photo taken on May 24, 2021 shows a view of the Angkor archeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia. Located in Siem Reap province, the Angkor Archeological Park, inscribed on the World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 1992, is the kingdom’s most popular tourist destination.

Source: Scenery of Angkor archeological park in Siem Reap, Cambodia

Angkor Wat: A glorious, fallen civilization; Hans Tammemagi; Kamloops This Week

In spite of torrid heat and sweat dripping down his back, Hans Tammemagi was captivated by the sight before him. Banyan roots the thickness of a horse’s torso entwined the stones of a huge temple, crushing them, twisting them and ever so slowly taking command of this patch of Cambodian jungle.

Source: Travel: Angkor Wat: A glorious, fallen civilization

View of Preah Vihear Temple in Cambodia; Global Times

Photo taken on Sept. 19, 2019 shows the Preah Vihear Temple in Preah Vihear Province, Cambodia. The Preah Vihear Temple is located on the top of a cliff in the Dangrek Mountains in northern Cambodia. It was inscribed on the World Heritage List of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) in 2008.

Source: View of Preah Vihear Temple in Cambodia