The City That`s Disappearing into the Sands with its Ancient Manuscripts

The City That`s Disappearing into the Sands with its Ancient Manuscripts

The ancient city of Chinguetti is surrounded by the sands of the Sahara and even though it was founded nearly 12 centuries ago, it has managed to maintain its specific appearance and is currently inhabited by a population of several thousand.

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Ancient Cities - The Underground City of Derinkuyu Hides Many Secrets

The Underground City of Derinkuyu Hides Many Secrets

09.11.2016059

The underground city was built on 13 levels, with about 15 000 ventilation shafts located underground, allowing air to reach even the deepest levels.

Ancient Cities - Strange Facts about Machu Picchu you May Not Know

Strange Facts about Machu Picchu you May Not Know

04.11.2016094

Throughout the Incan city are 16 fountains, which residents once obtained water from. It was not spring water - it was brought to the city via a unique system of engineering.

Ancient Cities - The Mysterious Capital of the Zapotecs

The Mysterious Capital of the Zapotecs

27.06.2016076

Every time we hear about ancient civilizations in America, most of us immediately think of the Aztecs, Mayans and Incas. A little known fact is that these were neither the greatest, nor the oldest cultures to rule the exotic lands of Latin America.

Ancient Cities - The Biggest Cities in the World from the Beginning Until Today

The Biggest Cities in the World from the Beginning Until Today

03.06.2016046

No tourist that ever visits Jericho today, with its 20 000 residents, would be able to believe that it was once the largest city in the world. Researchers are convinced that the Palestinian city was the 1st city built by humans about 11 000 years ago.

Ancient Cities - The Ancient City of the Dwarves Makhunik Bewilders Archaeologists

The Ancient City of the Dwarves Makhunik Bewilders Archaeologists

27.05.2016071

In the 40s of the 20th century in the desert around Shahdad, Kerman Province in Iran, archaeologists came upon a mysterious village. The settlement, which bears the name Makhunik, was once home to an ancient civilization of dwarves.

Ancient Cities - Humans are the Descendants of the Annunaki who Inhabited the Mysterious Nibiru

Humans are the Descendants of the Annunaki who Inhabited the Mysterious Nibiru

11.05.2016089

The Annunaki were tall humanoid beings that were incredibly long-lived - living on average about 350 000 Earthly years. Male Annunaki reached heights of up to 16. 5 ft (5 m) and females - up to 13 ft (4 m).

Ancient Cities - The Mystery of Dvaraka, the City of Krishna

The Mystery of Dvaraka, the City of Krishna

16.06.20150140

The shock was utter and complete when carbon dating of the ruins showed that these cities had sunken beneath the waves thousands of years ago, when according to archaeologists cities had not yet existed.

Ancient Cities - Dazzling Treasures of the Ancient City of Nimrud

Dazzling Treasures of the Ancient City of Nimrud

26.05.2015096

Even though few people today know of the existence and location of the city of Nimrud, at one point in time, nearly 3000 years ago, it served as the capital of the known world.

Ancient Cities - New Mayan Cities Discovered in Mexico

New Mayan Cities Discovered in Mexico

29.08.20140168

The first city, known as Tamchen, contains plazas, palace-like structures and a 49 ft (15 m) pyramid. The second city is called Lagunita. American researcher Eric Von Euw was the first to document this site 40 years ago.

Ancient Cities - Mysterious Ancient Cities

Mysterious Ancient Cities

14.11.20130494

The remains of numerous ancient cities provoke the human imagination because of the mysteries surrounding them. There are cities that no one knows how they were built and how they came to be, even to this day.

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