Persepolis, Iran – Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date from aroun
Elongated skulls found in Bolivia, sketched as they would have looked in real life. **There was a custom of wrapping baby girls' heads with banana leaves to give this look long time ago -- why isn't this mentioned in these skulls' pictures?
Isis and Horus, Temple of Philae (Philae is an island in Lake of Nasser. It was formerly an island in the First Cataract of the Nile River and the previous site of an Ancient Egyptian temple complex in south) Pylon, Egypt
The outer court of the Temple of Luxor in Thebes, Egypt, with giant statues of Ramses II. Luxor Temple is a large Ancient Egyptian temple complex located on the east bank of the Nile River in the city today known as Luxor and was founded in 1400 BCE.