Cradle of Civilization

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From the Mediterranean to the Middle East to India....the very heart of the world's most dominant ancient civilizations

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Great Wall of India ~ The Kumbalgarh Fort. This is the largest continuous wall on the whole planet. There are 360 Hindu Temples within the fort complex, along with the Maharaja's Grand Palace, Yet bewilderingly, it is still little known outside of India. Indian Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Varanasi, Places To Travel, Places To See, Places Around The World, Around The Worlds, Amazing India, Rajasthan India

The Great Wall of India

Discover The Great Wall of India in Rajsamand, India: The second-longest continuous wall on the planet protects a hidden secret in the deserts of India.

Travel Discover Vardzia Georgia The ancient cave monastery of Vardzia in southern Georgia. The main period of construction was the second half of the twelfth century though people have lived here since the Bronze Age. Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Travel Destinations, Beautiful World, Beautiful Places, Ancient Ruins

The ancient cave monastery of Vardzia in southern...

The ancient cave monastery of Vardzia in southern Georgia (by Terri84).

Ancient city streets of Jaisalmer in Rajasthan- India -travel Jaisalmer, Indian Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Colonial Architecture, Classical Architecture, Historical Architecture, House Architecture, Contemporary Architecture

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La ville basse est l'occasion d'une promenade des plus intéressantes. De nombreux havelis offrent des façades magnifiquement sculptés. De formidables palais à plusieurs étages ont été construits par les riches marchands du XVIIIème siècle. Trois havelis en particulier peuvent être mentionnés : Patwah-Ki-Haveli, Nathmal-Ki-Haveli et Salam Singh Haveli. De nombreuses boutiques se découvrent aussi au cours de la promenade. L'artisanat produit des bijoux, des tapis et des vêtements en pashmina.

Hampi, India, was home to one of the largest Empires of the World: Vijaynagara Empire. The Hindu temples have resisted the Islamic Invasion although many were destroyed by the invasion. In the year 1325 Muhammad-bin-Tughluq led several attacks towards sou Temple Architecture, Indian Architecture, Ancient Architecture, Temple India, Hindu Temple, Indian Temple, Krishna Temple, Places To Travel, Places To See

The Muslim Devastation of India

Anestos Canelides, who posted last month about the fall of Constantinople, returns with a historical analysis of the destruction wrought b...

The distinctive Tomb of Amyntas in Fethiye, Turkey. For a small fee, visitors can climb the stairs and see an amazing view of Fethiye from the "front porch" of the tomb. We are definitely stopping here to see the tomb! Abandoned Mansions, Abandoned Buildings, Abandoned Places, Abandoned Castles, The Places Youll Go, Places To Visit, Ancient Ruins, Ancient Tomb, Mayan Ruins

The Abyss

adsertoris: “Amynthas Rock Tomb, Fethiye, Turkey Amynthas Rock Tomb are a 10-minute walk from Fethiye’s town center. The tombs are a relic of the Lycian civilization and dates back to the 4th century...

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! Emel Serpil ! on Instagram: “Bence hafta sonuna yakışan en güzel söz "Ömür Dediğin Üç Gündür, Dün Geldi Geçti Yarın Meçhuldür, O Halde Ömür Dediğin Bir Gündür,O Da…”

3,548 Likes, 152 Comments - ! Emel Serpil ! (@emelak) on Instagram: “Bence hafta sonuna yakışan en güzel söz "Ömür Dediğin Üç Gündür, Dün Geldi Geçti Yarın Meçhuldür, O…”

 Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Winds, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India ? South Korea - Awesome architecture Palace of Marq. Places Around The World, Oh The Places You'll Go, Places To Travel, Places To Visit, Around The Worlds, Indian Architecture, Amazing Architecture, Building Architecture, Ancient Architecture

Hawa Mahal

Hawa Mahal is a major landmark and a famous tourist attraction of Jaipur. The Palace offers a beautiful sight to behold. The splendid Rajputana architecture of Hawa Mahal, still speaks the glory of the royal family. However, one can also find a glimpse of Mughal architecture, which is blended perfectly to make it different from others. The literal meaning of Hawa Mahal is Palace of Winds. Hawa Mahal was built by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh in 1799. 裸 Schlampe 懒妇 나체상 फूहड़ 벌거 벗은 desnudo…