Wednesday, January 29, 2020

St Augustine

The oldest European founded and continuously inhabited city in the continental United States. Established by Spaniards in 1565 in the site of earlier local...

Ocean Drive

A part of Miami Beach with more than 800 buildings in Art Deco and Streamline Modern style, built in 1923 – 1943. Location, GPS coordinates: 25.78039...

Key West Old Town

Historical district of a town which was developed on a tropical island in the late 19th – early 20th century. Location, GPS coordinates: 24.5569 N 81.80361...

Biscayne Boulevard Historic District

Showcase of Miami Modernist Architecture style, contains numerous significant buildings of this style built in the 1950ies – 1960ies. Location, GPS coordinates: 25.83802 N 80.18429 W Categories: Cities...

Arcosanti

This experimental town was built according to the principles of arcology - fusion of architecture and ecology. Construction of the unusual arched constructions started...

Tonto Upper Cliff Dwelling

The largest ancient cliff dwelling in Tonto National Monument. An ancient structure with some 40 rooms in a natural alcove. It was developed and...

Oraibi

One of the oldest continuously inhabited settlements within the United States. Founded before 1100 AD. Stronghold of Hopi culture and traditions, with traditional architecture. Location,...

Pueblo Grande Ruins

Remnants of an ancient settlement which was inhabited in 450 - 1450 AD. Represents a large platform, where earlier stood many houses, three ball...

Kinishba Ruins

Remnants of an enormous pueblo, where the great house had some 600 rooms. Constructed in the 1100 - 1300s, housed up to 1500 people. Location,...

Casa Malpais

Abandoned Mogollan settlement with many interesting monuments. It was inhabited around 1260 - 1400 AD and contains Great Kiva and Solar Calendar - stone...