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Ta Prohm Temple at Angor, Siem Reap, Cambodia, built in the 12th-13th centuries; photo by Peter Nijenhuis

Temple Angkor, Cambodia Tomb Raider Ta Prohm is the modern name of a temple at Angkor, Siem Reap Province, Cambodia, built in the Bayon style largely .

Isfahan, Iran | ....the Lotfollah Mosque, best example of the splendors of the Abassides.

Bringing in a bright white light from the upper left makes the room look huge! Complimenting the white with multiple shades of blue adds depth to the image. The further away from the white light, the darker the blue.

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. Historians believe the site was submerged by earthquakes and tidal waves, yet, astonishingly, several artifacts remained largely intact. Amongst the discoveries were the foundations of the palace, shipwrecks, red granite columns, and statues of the goddess Isis and a sphinx.

The Amazing Sunken Cities Of The Ancient World

Hoax: Shared as “Cleopatra’s Underwater Palace, Egypt”, this photo has in fact been taken at the Neptune Memorial Reef, in Florida, United States. This underwater mausoleum opened in some 2037 years after the end of Cleopatra’s reign.

Persepolis, Iran

Achaemenids (Persepolis) - Frieze with Immortals in the wall of Apadana, Persepolis.

Sigiriya (Lion's rock, Sinhalese - සීගිරිය) is a town with a large stone and ancient rock fortress and palace ruin in the central Matale District of Central Province, Sri Lanka, surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, reservoirs, and other structures. A popular tourist destination, Sigiriya is also renowned for its ancient paintings (frescos),[1] which are reminiscent of the Ajanta Caves of India. It is one of the eight World Heritage Sites of Sri Lanka.

Sigiriya, (Lion’s rock) is an ancient rock fortress and castle/palace ruin situated in the central Matale District of Sri Lanka, surrounded by the remains of an extensive network of gardens, reservoirs, and other structures.

One of the most magical places I traveled to while living in Egypt. #Petra city, Jordan. A royal, majestic and beautiful place.

Petra, Jordan The first view of the ancient town, approaching it from the canyon, is breathtaking. Also the place where they filmed Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade

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