Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire, England.

Stonehenge, Amesbury, Wiltshire, England - One of the most fascinating places I've had the opportunity to visit. I found it to be a very spiritual place.

Drombeg Stone Circle;  County Cork, Ireland.

Drombeg Stone Circle, County Cork Ireland is filled with an overwhelming number of ancient sites. This stone circle is near Ross Carbery, County Cork. Ireland is filled with an overwhelming number of ancient.

Cleopatra's Kingdom, Alexandria, Egypt. Lost for 1,600 years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, led by Frenchman, Franck Goddio, began excavating the ancient city in 1998.

The Amazing Sunken Cities Of The Ancient World

Cleopatra’s Kingdom, Alexandria, Egypt. Lost for years, the royal quarters of Cleopatra were discovered off the shores of Alexandria. A team of marine archaeologists, began excavating the ancient city in Historians believe the site was submerg

Akhenaten, Egypt's "heretic" Pharaoh. Always beautiful and serene.

He began a new monotheistic religion centered around the Aten, a non-anthropomorphic sun god. He also moved the capitol to Amarna, ushering in a period of unusual innovation in Eg

Easter Island heads have great bodies!

Easter Island heads have bodies! The back of this statue shows petroglyphs exposed by excavation. - photo from Easter Island Statue Project

Most Egyptian funerary masks are made of solid gold, but in 1939, archaeologist, Pierre Montet, discovered the tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes, & his entire sarcophagus is pure silver, the only one ever discovered. Its discovery had little fan fare because it was the eve of World War II, & Egyptologists didn't want it to fall into enemy hands. The discovery is revered to be equal to the discovery of King Tut's tomb in 1922, but most of the world is unaware of its existence.

Most Egyptian funerary mask are made of solid gold, but in 1939 archaeologist Pierre Montet discovered the tomb of Pharaoh Psusennes his entire sarcophagus is pure silver, the only one ever discovered

Carnac near the south coast of France between Quimper and Vannes. A megalithic metropolis, Carnac covers five square miles with at least 10,000 aligned standing stones, dolmens and menhirs.

France: an insider's holiday guide

Carnac Stones, France The Carnac stones are a dense collection of more than three thousand standing stones around the French village of Carnac—the largest such collection in the world. The stones were erected between 4500 and 3300 B.

A close view of Ramses II's temple at Abu Simbel at night

ancient-egypts-secrets: “ A close view of Ramses II’s temple at Abu Simbel at night ”

pyramid

desert moon mother nature moments at foot of the pyramids in Egypt. Just beautiful and mystical.

The Temple of Ramesses II, Abu Simbel, Egypt (by Jungle_Boy).

The Temple of Ramesses II, Abu Simbel, Egypt (by Jungle_Boy). [This ancient monument was cut into massive blocks and moved back from the banks of the Nile river.

Sphinx

Gate of all nations or Gate of Xerxes located at the ancient city of Persepolis. 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. Xerxes, who built this structure, named it "The Gate of All Countries" during the Persian em

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