Reach out and touch an ancient culture. These places bring history to life.
Chichén ItzáYucatan, MexicoThe main pyramid at Chichen Itza near Cancun, Mexico. We had the day to spend here and it was such an amazing experience. This was from my visit...Chichén-ItzáMexicoAlmost impossible to get a picture of this great monument without people in it. But well worth the visit. The history and the vibe about the place...Zona Arqueológica Palenque, ChiapasChiapas, MexicoThe mayan royal city of Palenque. On the left is the Inscriptions Temple where Pakal, the most important king was buried. On the right, the royal...Yaxchilán, Chiapas, MéxicoChiapas, MexicoAnother view of the mayan city. You can see the size of piramids and trees if you compare them with the girl playing with the branchYaxchilán, ChiapasChiapas, MexicoThe mayan city of Yaxchilan. Still surrounded by the jungleZona Arqueológica de TonináChiapas, MexicoEntering the Mayan underworld at Toniná, with its dark tunnels and creepy passages.ChiapasMexicoYaxchilán. " piedras verdes "Piramides de TeotihuacanMexico State, MexicoThe magnificent ancient city of Teotihuacan. View from the Moon Pyramid, the main street is called Calzada de los muertos (Avenue of the dead). And...Museo Nacional de AntropologíaMexico City, MexicoStone of the sun. The most famous sculpture of Mexican aztec culture #aztecs #mexico #stoneofthesunMerida yucatanTemixco, MexicoLa gran pirámide de KukulkánSan Juan CapistranoCaliforniaIt was the summer of the first moon landing, and my Dad got it into his head to roll out the spanking new Chevy Bel-Air, toss his three kids into...Pacific Science CenterSeattle, WashingtonThe King Tut exhibit is well worth a few hours on a rainy afternoon. Learn a bit about Egyptian history and marvel at some of the artifacts found...The Garden ShedLangley, WashingtonAntique carousel horse carved by Charles Dare ~100 years ago. Mostly a display piece, but if carousel horses are your thing this one can be had for...Fortaleza de KuelapAmazonas, PeruYou can still see the decorations on the base of what once was a chachapoyan house. In the background are more walls of ancient building inside the...Kilchurn CastleArgyll and Bute, ScotlandKilchurn Castle is a ruined 15th and 17th century structure on a rocky peninsula at the northeastern end of Loch Awe, in Argyll and Bute, Scotland....Urquhart CastleHighland, ScotlandThe Urquhart Castle is strategically located near Drumnadrochit, on a promontory with stunning views over Loch Ness. Once one of the largest...Scott MonumentEdinburgh, ScotlandThere are 287 steps to the top of the Scott Monument, from where you can enjoy breathtaking views of Edinburgh and the surrounding countryside....EdinburghScotlandView of the castle in beautiful EdinburghSaint Michaels MountEnglandLooking at the castle after the climb to the top of the mount.Conwy CastleConwy, WalesConwy is a medieval fortification built by Edward I, between 1283 and 1289. It's one of the most beautiful castles in Wales. Well worth a visit.
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