Sacred sights: This archeological park, the site of contemporary Buddhist Khmer society, has dozens of temples consecrated to Hindu deities. The most famous temple is Angkor Wat for the god Vishnu. Tourists at the world heritage Angkor Wat temple in Siem Reap province, some 300 kilometers northwest of Phnom Penh. The faded 'No Climbing' signs are no match for the tourists jostling to capture that perfect shot of the sun setting over the temple of Angkor Wat.
Tang Chhin Sothy/AFP/Getty Images
Copyright © 2018, Los Angeles Times