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Old Guardhouse Melounas Ridge Tyrnavos Greece

Published 5 months ago by Vasilis Triantafyllou

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This is one of the old frontier stations that operated until the liberation from the Turks 1912-13 on Mount Loutomi on the Ridge of Melouna near the Tyrnavos Town.

Borgholm Castle by night

Published 5 months ago by Jörgen Tannerstedt

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Picture taken on the plains just outside ruins of Borgholm Castle. 

Stela D and altar at Copan-- made famous by Fredrick Catherwood

Published 5 months ago by Joe Griffin

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Fans of John L. Stephens books and Catherwood's art will immediately recognize this view. Puts an engraving in context (Stela D and the altar in front of it)!

High up in Copan

Published 5 months ago by Joe Griffin

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A nice view from high up at Copan.

Glyphs at Copan

Published 5 months ago by Joe Griffin

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Some of the nice inscriptions at Copan, with a nice little view too.

Taking a break from the heat in the shade at Copan

Published 5 months ago by Joe Griffin

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Taking a break from the heat at Copan. The kid is looking inside an ancient drain built to reduce erosion to the structures and the immense artificial hill immediately south of where we are.

The ball court at Copan

Published 5 months ago by Joe Griffin

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The ball court at Copan, Honduras. Copan is known among the Mayan ruins for the famous staircase with extensive inscriptions(covered in the tarp to the south), and the high quality and quantity of the stela.

St Benet's Abbey

Published 5 months ago by Pawel Rozenek

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More amazing panoramas and pictures:http://www.rozenek.com The Abbey of St Benet at Holme lies deep in the Broadland of East Norfolk, close to the <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/st-benet-s-abbey-1">...(more)</a>

St Benet's Abbey

Published 5 months ago by Pawel Rozenek

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More amazing panoramas and pictures:http://www.rozenek.com The Abbey of St Benet at Holme lies deep in the Broadland of East Norfolk, close to the me<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/st-benet-s-abbey">...(more)</a>

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Ta Prohm Temple 2

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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This temple, built in 1186, is one of the most famous temples of Angkor. It was used for various movies such as Tomb Rider, for its unique atmosphere with the giant spung trees growing roots on the ruins.

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Ta Prohm Temple 1

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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Built at the end of the 12th century under the reign of Jayavarman VII, Ta Prohm is one if the most visited temples in the region of Angkor. The very large spung trees growing on it create the famous special atmosphere.

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Ta Keo Temple

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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Ta Keo Temple was a State Temple built under the reign of Jayavarman V. This Hindu temple mountain was built in the beginning of the 10th century.

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Preah Kô Temple

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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Built in 880 (9th century), Preah Kô Temple was the first temple to be built in the region of Angkor. The temple consists in six towers made of bricks, and was dedicated to Shiva. 

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Pre Rup Temple

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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This State Temple was built around 961 (10th century) under the reign of Rajendravarman II. It was a Hindu temple and was dedicated to Shiva. It was built on a 12-meter wide square. 

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Eastern Mebon Temple

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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The eastern Mebon Temple was built during the 10th century under the reign of Rajendravarman II on what was an artificial island <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/cambodia-angkor-eastern-mebon-temple">...(more)</a>

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Preah Khan Temple

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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Preah Khan Temple was built around 1191 (12th century) by Suryavarman VII, north of the ancient city of Angkor Thom. The site was actually used while Angkor Thom was beeing built. 

CAMBODIA - Angkor - Chau Say Tevoda Temple

Published 5 months ago by Julien Mordret

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This temple mountain is located east of the ancient Khmer city of Angkor Thom. It is facing the Thommanon Temple, both were built in the 12th century, under the reign of Suryavarman II.