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Hatun Rumiyoc - The Great Inca Walls of Cusco

During the reign of the Incas, Cusco was the capital of Peru. Its name derives from its original Quechua name, Qusqo, meaning the naval of the world. 1,429 more words


Chavin de Huantar And The Sacred Meaning of Seven

Until the discovery of Sechin Bajo in 2008, Chavin de Huantar was thought to be the oldest civilisation in the Andes. Originating in the Amazon jungles of Peru, their culture dates back to 1200BCE. 1,489 more words


Never Better

At the first,
nothing was wrong.
And as it happens,
time broke down
as it always does
and nothing was right.

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"Barbaric Leader" - Who Is This Statue Of?

Head of a young barbaric leader. Found inside the Theatre of Dionysus, 2nd Century AD. Acropolis Museum, Athens. Photo: Nikos Daniilidis.

I love this gorgeous statue! 13 more words

Ancient History

Hidden Archaeology: Sechin Bajo - The Oldest Civilisation in Peru

Are The Authorities Hiding Evidence

The discovery of Sechin Bajo near the small village of Casma in 2008, changed the history books of Peru – or at least it should have done! 1,121 more words