The lost city of Petra, remains of an ancient, rich civilization that was the centerpiece of 'Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade' is clearly a destination to be explored at least once in this lifetime!

The lost city of Petra, remains of an ancient, rich civilization that was the centerpiece of 'Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade' is clearly a destination to be explored at least once in this lifetime!

Atlantis The Lost Civilization | new life in the sea: Atlantis: the lost city, or a city lost?

Atlantis The Lost Civilization | new life in the sea: Atlantis: the lost city, or a city lost?

Overlooking the upper chambers of Teyuna (The Lost City), Colombia -- at 1300m (4265 ft) on a mountain ridge in the Sierra Nevada range. It's believed that this capital of the Tayrona civilization was built in 800A.D., pre-dating Machu Picchu by 600 years. It's estimated that the visible excavated portions of the site, including 169 stone terraces, might only account for 10% of what's actually underneath. Buried history. via Instagram http://ift.tt/1KNvh10

Colombia Travel in 25 Experiences: What to See, Do and Eat

Overlooking the upper chambers of Teyuna (The Lost City), Colombia -- at 1300m (4265 ft) on a mountain ridge in the Sierra Nevada range. It's believed that this capital of the Tayrona civilization was built in 800A.D., pre-dating Machu Picchu by 600 years. It's estimated that the visible excavated portions of the site, including 169 stone terraces, might only account for 10% of what's actually underneath. Buried history. via Instagram http://ift.tt/1KNvh10

lost-city-of-z-brazil Supposedly located deep in the jungles of Brazil, the lost city of Z was said to be an advanced civilization with a sophisticated network of bridges, roads, and temples.

10 Lost Cities, Mythical Civilisations of the Ancient World

lost-city-of-z-brazil Supposedly located deep in the jungles of Brazil, the lost city of Z was said to be an advanced civilization with a sophisticated network of bridges, roads, and temples.

The Palace of the Lost City, South Africa. We stayed in the Palace courtesy of Sun International

The Palace of the Lost City, South Africa. We stayed in the Palace courtesy of Sun International

Santa Marta, Colombia -- La Ciudad Perdida (The Lost City). Hidden (literally) in the crevices of northern Colombia’s Santa Marta Sierra Nevada mountain range, La Ciudad Perdida was built by the Tayrona people around 800 AD. Although built approximately 600 years before Machu Picchu, it was “discovered” by looters on the hunt for treasure in 1975 (60 years after Machu Picchu’s “discovery”).

Santa Marta, Colombia -- La Ciudad Perdida (The Lost City). Hidden (literally) in the crevices of northern Colombia’s Santa Marta Sierra Nevada mountain range, La Ciudad Perdida was built by the Tayrona people around 800 AD. Although built approximately 600 years before Machu Picchu, it was “discovered” by looters on the hunt for treasure in 1975 (60 years after Machu Picchu’s “discovery”).

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