This warren–like temple, part of the huge Angkor complex of temples near Siem Reap, is hugely historic, dating back to 1186. But in recent years it’s gained notoriety not for its beautiful, barely restored elegance, but for being the key location in Angelina Jolie’s Tomb Raider movies. Every tour from Siem Reap to Angkor will talk up Ta Phrom’s place in the movie. That’s no surprise – its scale and design are breathtaking.
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