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Ruins on Mount Nemrut, Turkey, burial site of kings, date from the first century B.C.

Mountain of the Gods --Ruins on Mount Nemrut, Turkey, burial site of kings, date from the first century B. These statues were made by the people of the ancient Kingdom of Commagene, located in SE Turkey near the Syrian Border.

Kaunos Tombs in Dalyan, Turkey (4th - 2nd century BC)

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Mount Nemrut-Adiyaman /Turkey Nemrut or Nemrud is a mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the century BC.

Setenil de las Bodegas (Cádiz) es uno de los pueblos más curiosos de España por su entramado urbano. Éste se fue construyendo en el tajo del río, donde multitud de casas fueron construidas (sin exc…

Setenil de las Bodegas is a town (pueblo) in the province of Cádiz, Spain, famous for its dwellings built into rock overhangs above the Rio Trejo.

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Panoramic sea view bargain apartment in Yalikavak

Uçhisar - Cappadocia, Turkey Why did this feel like a place I had lived in another life?

Uçhisar - Cappadocia, Turkey

Uçhisar - Cappadocia, Turkey, UNESCO World Heritage Site Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia. Adorable place, a must see when you're visiting Turkey :-)

Ancient stone heads of Mount Nemrut, Turkey. In 62 BC, King Antiochus I Theos of Commagene built on the mountain top a tomb-sanctuary flanked by huge statues (8-9 meters high) of himself, two lions, two eagles and various Greek, Armenian and Persian gods, such as Hercules-Vahagn, Zeus-Aramazd or Oromasdes (associated with the Persian god Ahura Mazda the god of Zoroaster), Tyche, and Apollo-Mithras. These statues were once seated, with names of each god inscribed on them. The heads of the…

Ancient stone heads of Mount Nemrut, Turkey. In 62 BC, King Antiochus I Theos of…

Lord of the Rings anyone? The Statue of Dacian king Decebalus, Danube River, Romania

The Statue of Dacian king Decebalus, Danube River, Romania (Eastern Europe)

Sculptés à la main de l’os de boeuf. L’hameçon ou Hei Matau est une conception traditionnelle Maori symbolisant la prospérité, l’abondance et la force. Apportant un respect de la mer et bonne chance lors d’un voyage au fil de l’eau. Charme de bonne chance de NOUVELLE-ZÉLANDE. Les deux

Maori Koru wave Fish hook, hand carved bone- Naturally stained & engraved

Sculptés à la main de l’os de boeuf. L’hameçon ou Hei Matau est une conception traditionnelle Maori symbolisant la prospérité, l’abondance et la force. Apportant un respect de la mer et bonne chance lors d’un voyage au fil de l’eau. Charme de bonne chance de NOUVELLE-ZÉLANDE. Les deux

Door of the Saint Francis of Assisi church    (Source: Flickr / fransharren)    Tags: door doors architecture brazil travel travel photogrpahy

Vernacular Architecture: Saint Francis of Assisi church in Ouro Prêto, Minas Gerais, BR taken by Frans Harren

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