Barnenez Cairn, Finistere, FranceIt dates to the early Neolithic, about 4800 BC; it is considered one of the earliest megalithic monuments in Europe, as well as the oldest building in the world.

Barnenez Cairn, Finistere, FranceIt dates to the early Neolithic, about 4800 BC; it is considered one of the earliest megalithic monuments in Europe, as well as the oldest building in the world.

Image of Under floor heating system, Housesteads Roman Fort, Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland, England, UK. Stone pillars supporting | Leslie Garland Pictures

Image of Under floor heating system, Housesteads Roman Fort, Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland, England, UK. Stone pillars supporting | Leslie Garland Pictures

Highly unusual archaeological monument is La Hougue Bie - enormous, artificial earth mound. It hides 18.6 m long passage lined with enormous stones. This mound and passage in it were made some 6000 years ago - in Neolithic period, circa 4000 - 3500 BC. On the top of this mount are two Medieval chapels. Such an unusual mix of cultural monuments is unique.

Highly unusual archaeological monument is La Hougue Bie - enormous, artificial earth mound. It hides 18.6 m long passage lined with enormous stones. This mound and passage in it were made some 6000 years ago - in Neolithic period, circa 4000 - 3500 BC. On the top of this mount are two Medieval chapels. Such an unusual mix of cultural monuments is unique.

The ruins of Machu Picchu, Peru, from the book "Tory Burch In Color"

In Color

The ruins of Machu Picchu, Peru, from the book "Tory Burch In Color"

Bulgarian archaeologist claims to find Europe's 'oldest town' Vasil Nikolov says the stone walls excavated by his team are estimated to date between 4,700 and 4,200 B.C. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2012

Bulgaria claims to find Europe's 'oldest town'

Bulgarian archaeologist claims to find Europe's 'oldest town' Vasil Nikolov says the stone walls excavated by his team are estimated to date between 4,700 and 4,200 B.C. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2012

Original 7 Wonders of the World. makes me sad that all but one has been destroyed.

Original 7 Wonders of the World. makes me sad that all but one has been destroyed.

World Mysteries - Mystic Places - Puma Punku - Puma Punka

World Mysteries - Mystic Places - Puma Punku - Puma Punka

Lost Kingdom Of Cleopatra  Off the shores of Alexandria, the city of Alexander the Great, lies what is believed to be the ruins of the royal quarters of Cleopatra. A team of marine archaeologists led by Frenchman Franck Goddio made excavation on this ancient city from where Cleopatra, the last queen of the Ptolemies, ruled Egypt.

Lost Kingdom Of Cleopatra Off the shores of Alexandria, the city of Alexander the Great, lies what is believed to be the ruins of the royal quarters of Cleopatra. A team of marine archaeologists led by Frenchman Franck Goddio made excavation on this ancient city from where Cleopatra, the last queen of the Ptolemies, ruled Egypt.

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