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Anasazi Ruins, Mesa Verde National Park, Canyon de Chelly National Monument, Dark Canyon Wilderness between Colorado, Arizona, and Utah (these ruins are consider sacred places, once home to the Anzsazi Pueblo People, ancient Native Americans, who were believed to have lived there as long ago as 12 century BC)
Aerial view of the ruins at Persepolis. Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date from around 515 BCE.