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A view of the crowds coming into Angkor Wat via the main walkway. While most Khmer temples face east, Angkor Wat is oriented to the west. A popular theory is that it was meant to serve a funerary function, although the real reason is widely disputed by archeologists.

A view of the crowds coming into Angkor Wat via the main walkway. While most Khmer temples face east, Angkor Wat is oriented to the west. A popular theory is that it was meant to serve a funerary function, although the real reason is widely disputed by archeologists.

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