Kbal Spean - The River of a Thousand Lingas - Siem Reap - Cambodia

Kbal Spean - The River of a Thousand Lingas - Siem Reap - Cambodia

Kbal Spean - The River of a Thousand Lingas - Siem Reap - Cambodia


A walk through the hills near Siem Reap (1 hour drive), up to the "River of the 100 lingas".

Stone piles along the path

Camera:Nikon D700
Lens:Nikkor 50mmF1.8D

Taken on: 28th October, 2012. Copyright: All Rights Reserved - See waex99's page of Flickr

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Set in northwest Cambodia, Siem Reap is best known for being home to the incredible Angkor ruins, a sprawling World Heritage-listed complex of ancient temples with the magnificent Angkor Wat as the focal point.

While the Angkor park is surely one of the globe's most amazing historical sites, Siem Reap province is also home to an array of other ruins, such as Beng Mealea, Bantaey Srei, and the holy mountain Phnom Kulen. So if ancient temple ruins are your thing, this province -- an expansive piece of mostly flat land, covered in rice fields and brush -- must be explored fully. It runs along the north shore of the Tonle Sap, Cambodia's "Great Lake", and north to Oddar Meanchey province, where Pol Pot met his end. Few visitors get around to the fringes, even though they are becoming increasingly accessible after many improvements to Cambodia's roads.

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