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Heritage Sites

Yesterday was International Day for Monuments and Sites or World Heritage Day. The purpose behind commemorating this day is to promote awareness about the diversity of cultural heritage of humanity, their vulnerability and the efforts required for their protection and conservation. 133 more words

India

Mount Rushmore, South Dakota, 1971

When I was eleven years old I went on a 50-mile hike in the Black Hills of South Dakota with my boy scout troop.  In addition to a week of hiking and camping we took a drive through Customer State Park, where we saw  bison and antelope, we took a swim in the pool at Hot Springs, we visited Badlands National Park, and we stopped at Wall Drug, famous for offering free ice water to visitors (we saw a Wall Drug sign in Amsterdam, Holland), and we made a trip to Mount Rushmore.  108 more words

United States

Washington DC Travel Diary: Monuments & Memorials

In my eyes April is a magical month. It signifies a time when the sun rises earlier, sets later and the temperature increases to a certain degree where a jacket isn’t necessarily a requirement if you’re going outside. 1,322 more words

Travel

Ley Lines, Ancient Flight Plans, And Their Mind-Bending Connection To Ancient Monuments

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Have you ever heard about the so-called Ancient flight plans?

Mostly found in Britain and France, ancient flight plans are geographical markers placed intentionally, that are interconnected and clearly visible once portrayed on a map. 828 more words

Alternative Theories

Test of Time

I may wither. I may shake. I may wear off. I may break.

But I am here to stay, through the sands of time.

Travel

World Heritage Day 2018

“The aim of the International Day for Monuments and Sites is to encourage local communities and individuals throughout the world to consider the importance of cultural heritage to their lives, identities and communities, and to promote awareness of its diversity and vulnerability and the efforts required to protect and conserve it. 141 more words

Writing Corner

ANCIENT MONUMENTS OF NORTH AND SOUTH AMERICA, 2ND ED., C. S. RAFINESQUE 29350 RTF

Read The Ancient Monuments of North and South America‚ 2nd ed. online by C. S. Rafinesque at ReadCentral, the free online library full of thousands of The Ancient Monuments of North and South America, 2nd Ed. 226 more words

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