Countries in Southeast Asia have a lot of Casinos, a million natural beauty and incredible historical heritage. So if you visit Asia, especially Southeast Asia, you can enjoy a lot of beautiful sceneries instead of playing in Casino all day all night. But again, some countries in Southeast Asia have a lot of good quality Casino, and of course, perfect service for you to enjoy and have some fun. UNESCO has established several regions in Southeast Asia that have a unique historical and cultural heritage as world heritage. The following are some of the destinations of the UNESCO world heritage site in Southeast Asia.
1. The Universe in Stone – Angkor Wat, Cambodia
Angkor Wat was built between 1130 and 1150 AD by King Suryavarman II. Angkor Wat consists of a very large temple pyramid with an area of 4,250 feet and 5,000 feet and is surrounded by a moat over 600 feet wide. Hindus believe Angkor Wat is a symbol of the universe, like a moat that is depicted as the ocean across the earth, a concentric gallery that represents the mountains surrounding the divine Meru Mountain. Whereas the house of the gods in Hinduism is manifested by five central towers. Besides that, the walls of the building are filled with carvings depicting the god Vishnu.
2. Old Capital Renewed – Luang Prabang, Laos
Luang Prabang is located between the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers, with 33 properties or colonial buildings from France with stunning natural views. On certain days there is usually a morning ritual or alms which can be observed on the main streets in Laos. Besides that, the favorite destination of tourists is the celebration of “Bun Pi Mai,” which is a procession of Prabang Buddha statue weighing 50 kilos, which is carried by monks from the Astana Royal Museum to the Vat Mai temple.
3. The Largest Religion of Hinduism and Buddhism – Borobudur and Prambanan, Indonesia
Borobudur Temple is a symbol of Buddhism, located in Magelang, Central Java. At Borobudur Temple, there are 2,672 relief panels that tell stories of life from Buddha and Buddhist parables. Whereas Prambanan Temple consists of 224 temple complexes which are dominated by three tall towers that represent the Hindu religion. With the highest spire towering over 150 feet.
4. An indestructible fire – Ayutthaya, Thailand
Ayutthaya is the site of the largest city in the world and is a hub for regional trade that attracts China, Europe, and others. Ayutthaya consists of a wealth of temples and palace ruins (with many headless Buddhist statues) with all the artifacts placed in the museum.
5. Historical trading cities – Melaka & George Town – Malaysia
The two cities are former colonial rulers and present-day cultural treasures. George Town is the capital of Penang, as well as the second-largest city in Malaysia. In George Town, there are Peranakan mansions to present-day mansions.