Wednesday, November 13, 2019

La Quemada

Remnants of ancient city from 300 - 1200 AD, it is unclear which culture built it. Architecture of structures resembles the style of great...

Abandoned cities and towns

Outstanding abandoned cities and towns around the world Here are selected some of the most impressive and interesting abandoned cities and towns of the the...

Labna

An important ceremonial center of ancient Mayan civilization. Comparatively small city which flourished around the 9th century AD. Renowned due to elaborate Puuc style...

Jacmel

One of the most charming towns in Haiti is Jacmel - old coffee port, which was established in 1698. Nearly all buildings in the...

Old Town of Funchal

Historical and present main city in Madeira, developed since around 1424. The narrow streets often are adorned with the beautiful Portuguese stone sidewalks and...

El Mirador – ancient Maya metropolis

The thick forest cover in the heart of the ancient land of Maya could not cover these giant buildings - even thousands of years...

Christiansted

There is a Danish planned town built by black people in Caribbean - Christiansted. This charming colonial town is located in Saint Croix, United...

Mỹ Sơn

Ruins of a group of more than 70 Hindu temples built in the times of Champa Empire between the 4th and 14th century AD....

Uxmal

Once important center of the ancient Maya culture where exceptionally well-preserved structures stand up to this day. Could be founded as early as in...

Joya de Cerén (Joya de Ceren)

Many centuries ago the Mayan village, now called Joya de Ceren, experienced sudden disaster - the eruption of nearby Loma volcano covered the village...