The Pillars

The pillars were a common theme throughout Angkor Wat. There were typically two layers of pillars creating a corridor between them. Few decorations remain. I imagine in their hey day each was covered top to bottom with carvings as can be seen near the foot of the pillar on the right. This would have been…

The Tomb Raider Temple

This is another of the many examples of trees taking over a man made structure. Soon, in nature’s time, the roots will squeeze between the stones and growing forcing the stones from their places until the entire structure succumbs to nature. Locally, this is known as the Tomb Raider temple because part of the movie…