From the Giza Pyramids in Egypt to the Nazca Lines in Peru, these UNESCO sites come with the added allure of alien visitation theories. Find out whether seasoned archaeologists agree.
Tag Archives: BO – Tiwanaku: Spiritual and Political Centre of the Tiwanaku Culture
Rich cultural heritage, bustling markets & epic landscapes make this country a winner! Here’s the 21 top things to do in Bolivia to convince you to go!
Source: Top 21 Things To Do in Bolivia
3D printing and archeological projects are making a great couple! An archeology team from California decided to help to reconstruct the ruins of Tiwanaku…
We look at skyscrapers and dams and see them as pinnacles of human engineering, content in the fact we can build whatever we want. However, we often fail
to remember the technological marvels of ancient history—buildings or temples which seemed impossible to construct by primitive cultures. Here are ten hopefully lesser-known examples of amazing ancient construction.
Located in Northwestern New Mexico, Pueblo Bonito is the largest and most well-known example of a great house (village) built by the ancestral Pueblo people. The village’s construction began in the early part of the 10th century AD and continued for nearly 180 years, reaching a peak of around 800 separate rooms, with some buildings having as many as five stories.
It was first discovered in 1849 by US Army Lieutenant James H. Simpson and his guide, Carravahal.