The world needs more Mr. Seys—kind, patient folks who keep a watchful eye trained on travelers, who by the very act of getting on a plane have made ourselves vulnerable.
Riveting scenes from the Angkor Wat temple complex! In today’s episode: Angelina Jolie’s stomping grounds.
Powerful gods and fierce demons guard the gates of Angkor Thom. And still, the tourists pile in.
The best travelers have gotten good at living with uncertainty. I’m still learning it’s OK to be clueless.
Just one today: gondolas on the Tonle Oum moat at the massive Angkor Thom temple complex.
If you are looking for in-depth information about ancient Angkor, this is not the site for you. But if you seek dramatically over-processed iPhone snaps of bizarre bas-reliefs (complete with wildly flawed interpretations), you’ve come to the right place.
One of 216 giant Buddha faces at Bayon Temple near Siem Reap, Cambodia
From the towers of Bayon Temple, scores of placid stone Buddhas survey the forest at every compass point.