Talks focus on linking World Heritage sites; Don Ross; TTR Weekly

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You’ll be shocked to see how luxurious Cambodia can be; Sue Williams; Traveller

Tourists visiting Cambodia for its amazing temples are finding there is much more on offer and staying longer.

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Chinese experts help preserve Cambodia’s Angkor temples, forge China-ASEAN cultural bond; Xiang Bo; Xinhua

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Learn the Khmer culture and heritage with Cebu Pacific; Lion Hear TV

Southeast Asia has always been on top of every traveler’s list. Aside from being the ideal place for budget-conscious backpackers, its countries are undoubtedly brimming with interesting history, vibrant culture, and delectable cuisine. To…

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10 Days in Southeast Asia: Cambodia and Vietnam Itinerary; Renata Molinari Borges Da Costa

Centuries of history, rich cuisine, nature, and welcoming people wait for you in Southeast Asia. Here’s a 10-day Cambodia and Vietnam itinerary…

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Learn Khmer culture and heritage via Cebu Pacific; Business Mirror

Southeast Asia has always been on top of every traveler’s list. Aside from being the ideal place for budget-conscious backpackers, its countries are undoubtedly brimming with interesting history, vibrant culture, and delectable cuisine.For tourists looking to dive into the cultural atmosphere…

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Experts’ Angkor Wat contributions recognized; Wang Kaihao; China Daily

The Cambodian government awarded honorary medals to three Chinese cultural heritage conservators in Siem Reap on Tuesday for their outstanding contributions to the protection of Angkor Wat.

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How Unesco World Heritage listings have created overtourism – and why it needs to change; Justin Francis; iNews

Reports that Penny Mordaunt, the International Development Secretary, intends to withdraw the UK from Unesco, have sparked criticism across the political divide. Mordaunt has cited concerns over the agency’s budgetary problems. I have long believed that Unesco’s World Heritage scheme contributes to the problems of…

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Angkor Wat 101: Everything You Need to Know About Visiting What Was Once the World’s Biggest Civilization; Johanna Read; Fodors

What’s the best way to Angkor? How do you plan for visiting Angkor? The ruins of the Angkor temples, built from the 9th to 15th centuries, are a must-see. At its height in the 13th century, the city of Angkor is estimated to have had a million residents, and the kingdom covered almost all of Southeast Asia, making it that era’s largest civilization.  UNESCO named the Angkor Archaeological Park, situated just outside of Siem Reap, Cambodia, a World Heritage Site for good reason. The key to enjoying it, though, is escaping the crowds.

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In Cambodia, a City of Towering Temples in the Forest; National Geographic

WATCH: The temples of Angkor are architectural masterpieces laden with artistic treasures, like the bas-relief galleries that tell enduring tales of Cambodian history and legend.

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