Preah Khan once contained 60 tonnes of gold which today would be worth around $3.3 billion. Built by King Jayavarman VII to honour his father, the temple contained more bling than a Kanye West video.
Is Angkor Wat a ruin?
The ruins of Angkor are located amid forests and farmland north of the Great Lake (Tonlé Sap) and south of the Kulen Hills, near modern-day Siem Reap city (13°24′N, 103°51′E), in Siem Reap Province.
|Architectural styles||Bakheng, Pre Rup, Banteay Srei, Khleang, Baphuon, Angkor Wat, Bayon and post Bayon|