The Cloud People, Los Pinchudos, Perú - the figures' gazes are fixed where the first rays of the rising sun will appear over the vast Utcubamba Valley. Known as the Warriors of the Clouds, the Chachapoyas (a name given to them by the Inca who conquered th
(Diana Gergova)The impressive gold artifacts found at a recently excavated mound (above) in the Sveshtari necropolis in Bulgaria include finely crafted jewelry with animal motifs including this horse head (top left) and dozens of appliqués of female figures (top right and bottom left), as well as 100 gold buttons (bottom right). Discovery of Thracian artifacts.
The Nazca Lines are located in the Nazca Desert, a high arid plateau that stretches between the towns of Nazca and Palpa on the pampa (a large flat area of southern Peru). The desolate plain of the Peruvian coast which comprises the Pampas of San Jose (Ju
Chan Chan is a city in Peru of intricate architectural design. Today, it is an archaeological site due to its adobe structures. "Chan Chan" translates to "Sun Sun." Chan Chan got its name from the sunny climate. It was constructed in 850 AD.