Khortytsia. Scythian camp.
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Panorama-Foto von: Anton Kalkasov EXPERT Fotografiert: 04:59, 22/09/2009 - Views loading...


Khortytsia. Scythian camp.

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Schlüsselworte: khortytsia, 2009, ukraine, zaporizhia, sanctuary

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Memorial-tourist complex "Scythian camp" (Zorov Tomb) is located on the highest point of Khortitsa. Three ancient burial mound plus another eight were artificially created on the same spot with already investigated and destroyed. There are Polovtsian stone image and stylized Cossackwatch-tower placed on the barrow. There is a Stone products museum near the barrow.

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C: Stair and Passage

von H.J.Weber, 2.9 entfernt

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D: Stairs

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H: Embankment street is near the central beach

von Anton Kalkasov, 3.0 entfernt

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I: Saporoschja - footbridge to the Harbour

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J: Festival Square

von Anton Kalkasov, 3.5 entfernt

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Text by Steve Smith.

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