Around the Sacred Plaza we find the Temple of the Sun, the Temple of the Three Windows, and the Principal Temple, and Inihuatana, the “the hitching post of the sun”. All these structures also serve to astronomical purposes.
The world famous Machu Picchu found in Peru. Machu Picchu was built as an estate for the Inca emperor Pachacuti. Often referred to as the "Lost City of the Incas", it is perhaps the most familiar icon of Inca civilization.
Puma Punku in Tiahuanaco - Never underestimate how big these stones are. some are estimated to weigh 1000 tonnes and so precisely placed. Not to mention the interlocking and impossibly machined angles. Check it out!
Victoria Falls, Southern Africa on the Zambezi River at the border of Zambia and Zimbabwe. Victoria Falls – indigenously called Mosi-oa-Tunya, or "Smoke that Thunders” – plunges a misty into narrow Batoka Gorge.
Okay, I’m sure some people out there knew the Easter Island statues had bodies, but I’m not going to pretend to be one of those people. My mind is kind of blown that I’m almost 40 and just now finding out that there are Easter Island statue bodies.
Blythe Intaglios - Near the Colorado River, on the low desert just west of Highway lies one of the most spectacular ancient creations in California––a group of immense drawings that, like Peru’s famous Nazca lines, can only be seen properly from the air.