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Ajanta145 Fotos

Ajanta-Höhlen (503) Höhle 26

Koordinaten: 20° 33′ 11″ N, 75° 42′ 1″ O

The Ajanta Caves, in Maharashtra, are 31 rock-cut cave monuments which date from the 2nd century BC. The caves include paintings and sculptures considered to be masterpieces of both Buddhist religious art (which depict the Jataka Tales) as well as… [Mehr dazu]

Aula Ottagona48 Fotos

Aula Ottagona (055)
Aula OttagonaRom - Latium - Italien

Koordinaten: 41° 54′ 14″ N, 12° 29′ 45″ O

The Aula Ottagona is part of Diocletian’s Baths and used to be called the Hall of Minerva. Probably designed originally to provide a concourse area, it is octagonal in shape with four semi-circular niches in the corners. [Mehr dazu]

Bagan76 Fotos

Myanmar (429) Bagan

Koordinaten: 21° 10′ 10″ N, 94° 53′ 49″ O

Bagan (formerly Pagan) is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar. From the 9th to 13th centuries, the city was the capital of the Pagan Kingdom, the first kingdom that unified the regions that would later constitute modern Myanmar[Mehr dazu]

Begumpur Masjid16 Fotos

Begumpur Masjid (Delhi) (012)
Begumpur MasjidDelhi - Indien

Koordinaten: 28° 32′ 21″ N, 77° 12′ 23″ O

The Begumpur Mosque (Begumpur Masjid or Begumpuri Masjid) is a courtyard mosque built under the Tughluq dynasty in the 14th century in the Jahanpanah district in the south of the Indian capital Delhi. Until the completion of the great Friday mosque… [Mehr dazu]

Caracalla-Thermen32 Fotos

Caracalla-Thermen (041)
Caracalla-ThermenRom - Latium - Italien

Koordinaten: 41° 52′ 50″ N, 12° 29′ 29″ O

The Baths of Caracalla in Rome, were Roman public baths, or thermae, built in Rome between AD 212 and 216, during the reign of the Emperor Caracalla. Records show that the idea for the baths were drawn up by Septimius Severus, and merely completed… [Mehr dazu]

Cerveteri87 Fotos

Cerveteri (173)
CerveteriLatium - Italien

Koordinaten: 42° 0′ 22″ N, 12° 6′ 2″ O

The Necropolis della Banditaccia in Cerveteri, which has been declared by UNESCO World Heritage Site together with the necropolis in Tarquinia covers an area of 400 ha with a total of 1,000 tombs. It is the largest ancient necropolis in the… [Mehr dazu]

Ellora120 Fotos

Ellora-Höhlen (525) Höhle 16 (Kailasa Tempel)

Koordinaten: 20° 1′ 26″ N, 75° 10′ 44″ O

Ellora is an archaeological site, 30 km from the city of Aurangabad in the Indian state of Maharashtra built by the Rashtrakuta rulers. Well-known for its monumental caves, Ellora is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Ellora represents the epitome of… [Mehr dazu]

Ercolano103 Fotos

Ercolano (012)
ErcolanoKampanien - Italien

Koordinaten: 40° 48′ 22″ N, 14° 20′ 57″ O

Ercolano (Herculaneum) is an ancient Roman town, located in the province of Naples which has been destroyed, along with Pompeii, in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius beginning on August 24, AD 79. [Mehr dazu]

Forum Romanum84 Fotos

Forum Romanum (162)
Forum RomanumRom - Latium - Italien

Koordinaten: 41° 53′ 33″ N, 12° 29′ 7″ O

The Roman Forum (Latin: Forum Romanum, Italian: Foro Romano) is a rectangular forum (plaza) surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings at the centre of the city of Rome. Citizens of the ancient city referred to this… [Mehr dazu]

Isola Sacra12 Fotos

Isola Sacra (012)
Isola SacraLatium - Italien

Koordinaten: 41° 46′ 8″ N, 12° 15′ 51″ O

The Isola Sacra Necropolis was the first large-scale pagan cemetery of Roman Imperial times to be excavated. The excavator-in-chief of most of Isola Sacra was Guido Calza. The necropolis was found on the manmade island of Isola Sacra, which lies… [Mehr dazu]

Machu Picchu94 Fotos

Machu Picchu (128)
Machu PicchuPeru

Koordinaten: 13° 9′ 48″ S, 72° 32′ 47″ W

Machu Picchu is a pre-Columbian Inca site located 2,430 m above sea level and situated on a mountain ridge above the Urubamba Valley in Peru, 80 km north-west of Cuzco. Built around the year 1460 in the classical Inca style, with polished dry-stone… [Mehr dazu]

Marcellustheater11 Fotos

Marcellustheater (010)
MarcellustheaterRom - Latium - Italien

Koordinaten: 41° 53′ 32″ N, 12° 28′ 48″ O

The Theatre of Marcellus is an ancient open-air theatre in Rome, built in the closing years of the Roman Republic. At the theatre, locals and visitors alike were able to watch performances of drama and song. It was named after Marcus Marcellus, … [Mehr dazu]

Metaponto34 Fotos

Metapontum (073)
MetapontoBasilikata - Italien

Koordinaten: 40° 24′ 58″ N, 16° 49′ 2″ O

Metaponto is a small town of about 1,000 people in the province of Matera, Basilicata. Metapontum was a Greek city founded by an Achaean Colony. Pythagoras tomb was shown at Metapontum in the time of Cicero. Metapontum or Metapontium was an… [Mehr dazu]

Norchia32 Fotos

Norchia (062)
NorchiaLatium - Italien

Koordinaten: 42° 20′ 22″ N, 11° 56′ 43″ O

Norchia is an ancient Etruscan city with an adjacent necropolis which reached its high point between the 4th and 2nd centuries B.C. The tombs are generally constructed from large blocks of tuff carved directly into the cliff, and are entered from… [Mehr dazu]

Paestum62 Fotos

Paestum (066)
PaestumKampanien - Italien

Koordinaten: 40° 25′ 27″ N, 15° 0′ 23″ O

Paestum, situated close to the tyrrhenian coast on the road linking Agropoli to Battipaglia, was founded around the end of the 7th century BC by colonists from the Greek city of Sybaris, and originally known as Poseidonia. Outside of archaeological… [Mehr dazu]

Petra113 Fotos

Petra (019) Al Deir

Koordinaten: 30° 19′ 21″ N, 35° 27′ 6″ O

Petra, originally known to the Nabataeans as Raqmu, is a historical and archaeological city in southern Jordan. The city is famous for its rock-cut architecture and water conduit system. Another name for Petra is the Rose City due to the color of… [Mehr dazu]

San Guiliano11 Fotos

Necropolis di San Guiliano (003)
San GuilianoLatium - Italien

Koordinaten: 42° 15′ 40″ N, 12° 4′ 55″ O

San Guiliano is an Etruscan centre 2 km north-east of Barbarano Romano. The most important tombs found in the necropolis of Cuccumella del Caiolo are the Tumulus of Caiolo (Tumulo del Caiolo), the Tomb of the Beds (Tomba dei Letti), the Porched[Mehr dazu]

Siem Reap109 Fotos

Angkor Wat (005)
Siem ReapKambodscha

Koordinaten: 13° 24′ 45″ N, 103° 51′ 55″ O

Siem Reap is the capital city of Siem Reap Province in northwestern Cambodia. Angkor was the capital city of the Khmer Empire, which flourished from approximately the 9th to 15th centuries. Angkor was a megacity supporting at least 0.1% of the… [Mehr dazu]

Sutri44 Fotos

Sutri (020)
SutriLatium - Italien

Koordinaten: 42° 14′ 23″ N, 12° 13′ 42″ O

Sutri (ancient Sutrium) occupied an important position on road into Etruria, the later Via Cassia. It came into the hands of Rome after the fall of Veii, and a Latin colony was founded there until it was lost again in 386 BC, recovered and… [Mehr dazu]

Tarquinia36 Fotos

Tarquinia (083)
TarquiniaLatium - Italien

Koordinaten: 42° 14′ 53″ N, 11° 46′ 26″ O

Tarquinia was the chief of the twelve cities of Etruria, and appears in the earliest history of Rome as the home of two of its kings, Tarquinius Priscus and Tarquinius Superbus. It is known for the Etruscan necropolises, with some 6,000 tombs, 60… [Mehr dazu]

Verona270 Fotos

Verona (095) Basilica di San Zeno
VeronaVenetien - Italien

Koordinaten: 45° 26′ 20″ N, 10° 59′ 36″ O

Verona is a city in Veneto, northern Italy. The city has been awarded World Heritage Site status by UNESCO because of its urban structure and architecture. The play Romeo and Juliet written by William Shakespeare was based in Verona. [Mehr dazu]

Via Appia Antica26 Fotos

Via Appia Antica (034)
Via Appia AnticaRom - Latium - Italien

Koordinaten: 41° 51′ 7″ N, 12° 31′ 15″ O

The Appian Way was one of the earliest and strategically most important Roman roads of the ancient republic. It connected Rome to Brindisi, Puglia, in south-east Italy. The road is named after Appius Claudius Caecus, the Roman censor who began and… [Mehr dazu]


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