Angkor Wat - Symbols and Illusions
In the half-lane of this city (Angkor Thom) is the temple of Angkor Wat, whose design can not be described with a pen. His refinement surpasses all that the human…

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Preh Vihea, Mount of the Holy Monastery
In 2008, the territorial conflict between Cambodia and Thailand flared up and is still smoldering. The subject of the dispute was the territory of the Temple of Preh Vihea, located…

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Sunny autumn in the Czech Republic: Green Arrow's trip to the nurseries and gardens of Prague and Brno
Czech nurseries are well known among gardeners and industry professionals. But imagine them behind the scenes, not all. Those who went on a trip with the Green Arrow to the…

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Sri Lanka. Aromatic Island Tour
As soon as I got off the plane, the atmosphere of the island swallowed me up. The air is fragrant, moist, but not stifling. Solid wall of coconut trees with…

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Temples of Cambodia: Sambir Prey Kook, the pre-Angkor capital

The enormous popularity of Angkor, which is actively advertised throughout the world by the authorities of Cambodia and the word of mouth of tourists, inevitably pushes the pre-Angkor period of development of the country into the shadows. Such a picture is drawn in the mass consciousness: in the 9th century, for no reason at all, large cities suddenly appeared in agrarian Cambodia, temples began to be built, after which everything became fragrant, and today we have Angkor, the only pearl of South-East Asia. All the rest, preceding this period, no matter how. Continue reading

Journey to Lumbini, or Disappearing Tracks
The idea to go to Lumbini appeared spontaneously. First, I have not been there yet. Secondly, I had 3 days in Kathmandu, for which there were no plans. Road How…

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Bhutan Tourism
The annual report of the Tourist Board of Bhutan presented statistical figures for 2011 and recorded the largest increase in foreign tourists. 64,028 tourists visited the Kingdom of Bhutan last…

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