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Photo from the World: Ta Prohm

With that title, you’re expecting a huge tree growing through a temple, aren’t you? Too bad! I’m gonna make you look at something else. I’ve been working for years to get a nice series-of-doorways photo. I have negatives from the … Continue reading

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Ak Yum, Siem Reap, Cambodia

When you visit Siem Reap, Cambodia, you are virtually required to visit Angkor Wat to see the sunrise. I’ve done that before, so on this trip I wanted to see something else. I spent my sunrise time completely alone at … Continue reading

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Windows in the Erechthium

At first, you don’t think too much about windows in a building, except that this building was built nearly 2500 years ago, and we don’t usually associate windows with Greek temples. The Erechtheum is part of the Acropolis complex and … Continue reading

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Angkor Thom, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Before I get to the serious part of the post, I’d just like to say that it’s absolutely impossible to write the word “Cambodia,” without immediately singing, “It’s a holiday in Cambodia/That’s tough kid but it’s life/It’s a holiday in … Continue reading

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Acropolis #813, Athens, Greece

The Parthenon, a dramatic building anyway, made all the more so by the great sky above it. Well this is irritating…it’s as though WordPress wants me to use the quick post rather than the full post method of updating my … Continue reading

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