Stone and Roots Collide
Photo and caption by BRIANNA SALINAS
As I climbed upon mossy rocks, stepped gingerly onto narrow ledges and leapt over crumbled temple walls, I discovered a temple left entirely to nature. The lack of restoration allowed tree roots to break through stone bricks, push apart the temple walls and cling to the rocky layers.
Location: Beng Mealea, 40 km East of Angkor, Cambodia