Angkor Wat From the Helicopter
The main place of interest in Cambodia is Angkor Wat - a giant temple complex devoted to god Vishnu. We are going to have a look at it in an unusual way, from the height of a helicopter flying.
The airport of Siem Reap is very unusual.
The area of the complex is 200 hectares, it is surrounded by the 200 m artificial moat.
Someone raised upon the temple in a baloon.
Near the main temple are some smaller ones.
Roads are like vascular system
Almost all the area is used for agriculture
Flying over Tonle Sap lake - the biggest basin of Indo-Chinese peninsula
For the bigger period of the year the lake is comparatively small (2700km2) and not more than 1 m deep. During the rainy season the territory of the lake reaches 16000 km2, its depth - 9 m: so it floods nearby forests and fields.
Village on water
Fish is caught with nets
The road with houses resembles a backbone
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