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“Small temple, less frequently visited” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Banteay Samre

Banteay Samre
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Kbal Spean, Banteay Srei and Banteay Samre Day Trip from Siem Reap
Hong Kong
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
“Small temple, less frequently visited”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2012

This is a nice temple in good condition. It doesn't take long to walk around, but it has some great long corridors and stone work, and far fewer people than most other temples.

Visited December 2012
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Stroud, United Kingdom
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185 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
“Peaceful temple”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2012

Somewhat off the beaten track this is an interesting temple that attracts relatively few visitiors so it is a pleasure to discover.

Visited November 2012
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Portland, Oregon
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“Incredible carvings”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2012

The most detailed carvings are to be found on the pink sandstone encased temple. It has been roped off to protect the carvings, which makes it feel more distant and not as up close and personal as it was in earlier years, but still a marvel to behold. Smaller and easy to navigate, but a bit of a drive from Siem Reap and most of the Angkor complex but worth it if you have time, which you should make for this awesome place.

Visited June 2012
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Hong Kong
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
“Restored”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2012

This place was a welcomed visit, a restored temple and barely a crowd. We would certainly recommend this temple.

Visited November 2012
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Manila, Philippines
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“Enchanting...”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 28, 2012

This is near Banteay Srei. Less crowd but a must see temple list in siem reap. Carvings are also amazing. Easy to take photos since not much crowd here.

Visited November 2012
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