Historic, magical, ancient cities & places
Borobudur, Indonesia Borobudur is a ninth-century Buddhist temple complex dominated by stupas and statues of Buddha, while arches, intricate carvings and and a 95-foot-high pyramid add to the ambience. Despite not being as well known as some of the other historic ruin sites in East Asia, this is the world's largest Buddhist temple complex according to Guinness World Records, and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Borobudur, Indonesia, ruins
8 ruins to take you on a walk through time: Borobudur, Indonesia
a city that's 1339 years old, situated in east China's Zhejiang Province, has been submerged under Qiandao Lake since 1959, after the construction of the Xin'an River hydropower station
One of only 13 surviving books personally owned by Richard III has gone on display for the first time in nearly 550 years after being rediscovered
Unearthing underwater treasures from Cleopatra's world... Franck Goddio/Hilti Foundation, photo: Christoph Gerigk
5 shockingly advanced ancient buildings that shouldn't exist.
5 Shockingly Advanced Ancient Buildings That Shouldn't Exist
The reconstructed face of a 5,500 year-old man found 1.5 miles from Stonehenge - the most advanced reconstruction of a Neolithic man's face to date - tells the story of the area before Stonehenge was created. Forensic evidence tells us that the face is of a man 25 - 40 years old, of slender build, born about 5,500 years ago, about 500 years before the circular ditch and banks at Stonehenge were built.
The Reconstructed head of a 5,500 year old man found a mile from Stonehenge in Wiltshire, UK. It is the most advanced reconstruction of a Neolithic man's face to date. 20-40 years of age, slender build, born about 5,500 years ago about 500 years before the circular ditch and banks at Stonehenge were built
Stonehenge Transformed | English Heritage
Ajanta caves, in the Aurangabad district of Maharashtra, India
Norsuntepe - Little-Known Mysterious Prehistoric Site In Anatolia, Turkey Read more: www.messagetoeagl...
5 Mysterious Ruins That Predate Known Civilization?
1950's Whisky Dispensing Machine- what happened to the good ole days ?We need one of these at work..
The surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College, 1901 We've come a Long way in the world of medicine!!!!
400 Million Year Old Machine Found in Russia. RUSSIA. In the remote Kamchatka peninsula (map below), 200 km from Tigil, University of St. Petersburg archaeologists discovered a strange fossil. The authenticity of the find has been certified. According archaeologist Yuri Golubev, occurs that, in this case the discovery surprised scientists by its nature, at least - unusual, able to change history (or pre-history). It is not the first time that is an artifact, an ancient object, something like...
Discovered less than 30 years ago beneath the bustling streets of Scotland’s capital city, the Edinburgh Vaults are consistently named one of the most haunted places in the world-and for good reason. For more than 200 years the abandoned vaults remained untouched, trapping the gho