Hidden Temples of Cambodia

Cambodian jungle hide pre-Angkoriene 52 temples, which are impossible to see unless you are accompanied by a local. Angkor was the center of cultural, political and economic empire Khmer. Even the adventurous and unique trips to see not venture, because they are very hard to reach.Angkor Wat was built in the twelfth century for a local king and is a model of Khmer architecture at the highest level.

Hidden Temples of Cambodia (5)

It is the best preserved archaeological place, its foundation is the most important religious center-first Hindu, dedicated to the god Vishnu, then Buddhist. It is the largest religious building. The temple became a symbol of Cambodia, appearing on its national flag and the country is the first attraction for visitors.Angkor Wat is the first example of the classic style of Khmer architecture, Angkor Wat style that gave its name. By century 12th century Khmer architects had become confident in the use of sandstone (rather than brick), the main building material. Most areas are visible from blocks of sandstone.

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