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10 Lost Cities That Have Been Rediscovered Weird World Wonders

10 Lost Cities That Have Been Rediscovered Weird World Wonders


The site was designated as a World Heritage Site in 1983 when it was described as “an absolute masterpiece of architecture and a unique testimony to the ...

10 Lost Cities That Have Been Rediscovered

The ancient lost city of Monkey God

Tikal, Guatemala

The lost valley of Petra in Jordan

A night shot of the lost city of Petra in Jordon

A snap of a beautiful sunset at Pompeii that is one of the ancient lost cities

lost cities of the ancients, Mexico, Chichen Itza

Five Legendary Lost Cities that have Never Been Found

The inclusion of Petra may prove controversial as one can question whether it was really lost. It was certainly abandoned, but may have been very well known ...

View of the Lost Incan City of Machu Picchu near Cusco in Peru

petra treasury with camels

MYSTERIOUS Lost Cities Still Waiting To Be Discovered!

Timgad, or Colonia Marciana Ulpia Traiana Thamugadi to Latinists, is the archetypal lost city from adventure stories. Once a vibrant city founded in the ...


PETRA - THE ANCIENT LOST CITY | 7 New Wonders of the World

See Pictures of the Seven New Wonders of the World and the Seven Ancient Wonders.

Finding a lost city, and also a flesh-eating illness, with Douglas Preston


Great Wall of China

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An aerial view of the ruins of the lost city of Caral in Peru

20 great lost cities: Ruins of ancient Vijayanagar city in Hampi, Karnataka, India

Palenque, Mexico

Ruins of the fire altars at Kalibangan

Petra, Jordan

Its showstopper is the enormous vaulted hall, dominated by what is still the world's largest brick-built arch (pictured). The throne room behind it was 30m ...

An amphitheater in the lost city of Troy

Angkor plateau

Wonder of the ancient world or fantasy? The story of the fabled Atlantis has captivated

Machu Picchu was constructed around 1450, at the height of the Inca empire, and was abandoned less than 100 years later, as the empire collapsed under ...

The Lost City of Petra in Jordan

Atlantis FOUND: Conspiracist claims lost city found in Sahara Desert | Weird | News | Express.co.uk

Guide to Machu Picchu for Children: Lost City of the Inca for Kids - FreeSchool

From waterfalls to salt plains, here are the 10 most beautiful places in the world to visit.

The world is full of wonders, from abandoned towns and deserted settlements to underwater cities and underground architecture. Humans burrow into the Earth ...

Ten Interesting Facts about Machu Picchu



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The Lost City of Atlantis - Hidden in Plain Sight - Advanced Ancient Human Civilization

Detail, Chicomoztoc — the place of the seven caves.

Strange Ancient Labyrinth City Under The Sands Of The Kara Kum Desert

'8.5-mile pyramid' discovered at bottom of the ocean | Weird | News | Express.co.uk


'Lost' City of Atlantis: Fact & Fable

World's Strangest Natural Wonders

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Aerials Of The Grand Canyon

Taj Mahal in India

No list of lost cities is complete without Machu Picchu. This old Inca city sits on a peak in the Andes. It was only inhabited for a short period of time, ...

According to T. Chandlerm, Memphis had some 30,000 inhabitants and was by far the largest settlement worldwide from the time of its foundation until around ...

A three-dimensional representation of the 'echoes' returned by Mayan ruins buried under

The ancient city dates back to the Urartian Kingdom. This is Van Castle in Urartu

The 'lost' city of Tayuna, Colombia

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Whenever 'lost cities' are discussed Atlantis springs to mind. While there is no strong evidence that Atlantis existed outside of an allegorical tale by ...


2ANGKOR (Cambodia): Contains the world's largest religious monument [Wiki]

10 interesting facts about Petra

The Mayan city of Tikal was once the capital city of a Mayan kingdom and a major city of the New World. The site was occupied from ~200-900 AD.

Secret Ancient World Buried Under The Vast Takla Makan Desert

The city hidden 130 feet underwater, was once Shi Cheng in China

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Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time: Mark Adams: 0884868196811: Amazon.com: Books


12 Newly Discovered Ancient Cities


The world's coolest cities – as voted by you

Machu Picchu in Peru

Qiandao Lake

The Lost City is deep in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountain range in Colombia

Since then, its excavation has provided an extraordinarily detailed insight into the life of a city at the height of the Roman Empire.

Great Zimbabwe, Zimbabwe

The world is full of ruined cities, but some have such mysterious rises and falls that they haunt our imaginations. Even if we know who built them, ...

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Archaeologists have discovered a new tunnel and a cavity hidden below an ancient pyramid in Mexico

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Google Earth: Mystery structure spotted - is the lost city Atlantis?

Palenque in Mexico is much smaller than some of the other lost cities of the Mayan, but it contains some of the finest architecture and sculptures the Maya ...

Petra in Jordan

Turn Right at Machu Picchu: Rediscovering the Lost City One Step at a Time by Mark Adams

Maya structures are scattered across the jungle in this LiDAR image taken over northern Guatemala.