Category: Cambodia

Monks at Enkorsai Pagoda, Siem Reap, Cambodia

At School in Cambodia

On my second trip to Cambodia, fourteen years after the first, the temples of Angkor still astounded. The scale of the vision, the intricacy of the architecture, the skill of the artisanship. For five hundred years, Cambodia controlled …

Bayon temple Angkor

Touching History in Cambodia

The temple sandstone retains the sun’s heat, so as we sit here in the late afternoon, lengthening shadows against the many faceted turrets of the Bayon — the magnificent center of the Angkor ancient kingdom — I can …