Egyptian pyramids, Nazca lines, etc.|
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|Aberdeenshire Stone Circles (part 3)||06/26/2006||322|
|These are various archeological ruins i have identified at the hampi ruins, site of Vijayanagara Empire.|
wiki link http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hampi
|More Aberdeenshire standing stones and Stone Circles||06/20/2006||383|
|ruins of roman amphitheatre of ancient town Isca, present day Cearleon, Newport ,web link UK.http://www.newport.gov.uk/_dc/index.cfm?fuseaction=virtualtours.amphitheatre||06/19/2006||423|
|Grampian Stone circles.|
Just a few of the best.
|This is Medinet Habu.|
I visited this temple on my Egypt-trip in 2004.
|This is the huge temple of Karnak.||06/13/2006||637|
|This is the temple of Hatschepsut.||06/13/2006||552|
|This is the Colossi of Memnon. Formerly they built the entrance to the biggest egyptian temple but it was destroyes by an earthquake.|
I saw them on my Egypt trip in 2004.
|one of the most famous Maya ruins in Mexico and the only one at the coast||06/09/2006||682|
|This is the tomb of Tutankhamun. I stood in front of this but I didn't go into it because it's very expensive!||06/09/2006||682|
|Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the River Nile in the city today known as Luxor (ancient Thebes) and was founded in 1400 B.C.E.
Known in the Egyptian language as ipet resyt, or "the southern sanctuary", the temple was dedicated to the Theban Triad of Amun, Mut, and Chons and was built during the New Kingdom, the focus of the annual Opet ...
|Archaeologists believe they may have found the final battle site for the warrior queen Boudica.|
Little is known about Boudica's last battle, or the way in which she died, but it is widely believed to have taken place in the West Midlands. The Parsons Hill site unearthed by experts, in Kings Norton, Birmingham, lies close to the line of a Roman road, and the Metchley Roman fort, and fits ...
|These two magnificent Roman monuments are important examples of Hispan Roman architecture. There are located in the Spanish city of Merida (in Latin: Emerita Augusta). Despite it seems incredible, this ancient Theatre is used today as a common theatre.||05/29/2006||508|
|All you need to know about the Acropolis! And more...||05/15/2006||2,236|
|this is a rebuild on the original walls and fundaments of a real roman castel (not a burg ar castle!!!!).|
here you can experience real roman history, made alive several times per year when actors reanimate the time of the ceasars.
the famous "limes", a wooden palisade to hold of the germanic attackers, is not far from here. parts of it are also rebuild.
|One of the best preserved amphi theaters in Europe is the one in Plovdiv from the roman aera. It was buildt by the roman emperor Mark Avrelii during the II century A.D.|
Today during summer operas are performed here.
See also this about Plovdiv:
|Arbor Low is a Neolithic henge monument in the Peak District, Derbyshire, England. It on a plateau 375 m (1230 ft) above sea level, in an area of high moorland. The site is private property, accessible through the courtesy of the owner, and is managed by the Peak District National Park Authority.
|Old Sarum is the site of the earliest settlement of Salisbury, England, with evidence of human habitation as early as 3000 BC.
|Avebury is the site of a large henge and several stone circles surrounding the village of Avebury in the English county of Wiltshire. It is one of the finest and largest Neolithic monuments in Europe, about 5,000 years old. Although older than the megalithic stages of Stonehenge 32 kilometres (20 mi) to the south, the two monuments are broadly contemporary overall. Avebury is roughly midway bet...||05/02/2006||446|
|Knossos is the largest Bronze Age archaeological site on Crete. Built sometime between 1700 and 1300 BC the palace had 1300 rooms.||05/01/2006||7,091|
|Of all the marvelous pyramids in Mexico, only one has been found which was built with a truly circular base: The Cuicuilco Pyramid. |
|Location of the ancient Olympic games in Greece in the year 776 BC.||04/26/2006||673|
|Archaeological Sites in Albania belonging to ancient Illyrian tribes. It includes different sites but of course it is incomplete because there are other sites that may be added later on. These sites are worth visiting. ||03/31/2006||613|
|KMZ Folder containing a placemark and an aerial shot of the amphitheater of Butrint. Butrint is an archeological site in the southern albania, near the border with Greece||03/28/2006||391|