Monday, April 11, 2016

Angkor Temple Profile: Thommanon and Chau Say

Name: Thommanon and Chau Say

Built: late 12th century

Distinctive feature: female sculptures dedicated to Shiva and Vishnu

Conservatory Body: People's Republic of China

Visitor's note: Most buses pass right by these temples and tourists never even get out to stop and look at them. I had fun exploring the ruins at my leisure without any crowds. 











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