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The Tiwanaku Civilization in Bolivia

Tiwanaku is an ancient civilization whose timeline came and went, leaving behind mega monuments that have mathematical design and construction. Considered by some the oldest city in the world, much of Tiwanaku’s creation defies the laws of physics and mathematics even by today’s standards. 280 more words

History

C'mon Cusco

Hi Pals, let’s talk Cusco.

Set up in the mountains of Peru, with its pre-Columbian architecture, cobbled streets and Spanish Colonial structures, it’s no wonder that Cusco is called one of Peru’s – if not South America’s most beautiful cities. 969 more words

Travel

11th April 2018: Howlin’ at the moon. News & Features…ellisctaylor.com

British Cryptids Conference

A conference dedicated purely to the mysterious British Cryptids, Bigfoot, Lake monsters, Werewolves, Fairies, Owl Man, Alien Big Cats, Dragons, Wodewose, Kelpie and more. 595 more words

Howlin' At The Moon

DNA analysis on Inka descendants seems to verify their creation myths

A multinational South American team from Peru, Brasil and Bolivia led by the Universidad de San Martin de Porres at Lima, Peru, published the first genetic study on the modern descendants of the imperial Inka lineages in the journal Molecular Genetics and Genomics. 1,064 more words

Everyday Science

Ancient Curiosities -- Things That Make You Go "Hmm"

You know, just when I think I’ve got some stuff figured out, I land on fascinating, and sometimes very strange, historical tidbits that make me blink, pause, then think: 610 more words

Stories Behind The Stories

Easter Island - Vinapu

My wife and I recently returned from travels in South America. We ended our trip with a few days in Easter Island, exploring its many sites. 93 more words

Photography

Machu Picchu - the undiscovered Inca city

There are lots of different ways of making your way to Machu Picchu, like the four day Inca jungle trek which includes mountain biking, white water rafting and hiking, the 5 day Salkantay trek which is a long hike along the Inca trail or the two day option, which we took due to time and money restrictions . 1,231 more words

Travelling