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The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

Greece Travel Inspiration - The Parthenon and the other roughly temples have been either carefully restored or precisely copied and reassembled.

Abandoned church / St. Dunstan in London

St Dunstan-in-the-East was a Church of England parish church on St Dunstan's Hill, half way between London Bridge and the Tower of London in the City of London. The church was largely destroyed in the Second World and the ruins are now a public garden.

The marble sculptures by British artist Matthew Simmonds aren’t your typical human forms popularized by the Ancient Greeks and Romans. Instead, he carves detailed and solitary architectural interiors into a corner or side of a hunk of stone. Simmonds leaves the natural edges of the rocks juxtaposed with his small, finished spaces. He pays homage to sacred buildings like baroque basilicas and Ancient Roman Temples by depicting some of their defining features like domed-roofs and elaborate .

RL British artist Matthew Simmonds carves detailed and solitary architectural interiors into a corner or side of a piece of marble leaving the natural edges of the rocks juxtaposed with his small, finished spaces.

Italy Paestum Paestum is the classical Roman name of a major Graeco-Roman city in the Campania region of Italy. It is located in the north of Cilento, near the coast about 85 km SE of Naples in the province of Salerno, and belongs to the commune of Capaccio, officially also named Capaccio-Paestum.

Paestum, Italy - classical Roman name of Graeco-Roman city in Campania, north of Cilento, near coast km SE of Naples in Salerno province - belonging to Capaccio commune, also named Capaccio-Paestum.

South India tour is the best tour to explore the culture that sets it as a unique place from rest of the country. Each and every city of the south India has gained its own distinct identity. Intricate temple architecture, historical ruins, palm fringed canals, hills and beach offers you an interesting trip of south India. Don’t miss these places to visit in south India: http://www.exoticindiajourney.com/south-india-tours.html

South India tour is the best tour to explore the culture that sets it as a unique place from rest of the country.

Angkor Wat (Temple City), constructed at the peak of the Khmer Empire circa 1115-1150 A.D. Nearby Angkor Thom (Large City) followed about a half-century later, from 1185-1210 A.D.

20 Awe-Inspiring Ruins From the World’s Greatest Civilizations

It is incredible what people were capable of building and valued architecturally in the past. Cambodia - Angkor Wat Temple - Absolutely one of the most amazing things I have seen thus far.

The eternal city of Rome has seen the rise and fall of many civilizations. Christian Saints, historic figures of the past and present have walked the Roman streets. Historic locations, great pieces of architecture and places of interest are practically on every corner. There are cities and there is Rome. And Rome has it all.

Walking Tours in Rome, Italy

The eternal city of Rome has seen the rise and fall of many civilizations…

by Prodom .    This is an abandoned house I found hidden in a backyard of an apartment building. I was amazed by its facade and managed to get inside climbing between the two brick walls (right side of photo, very close to each other houses) and get inside through a window.I will return there to haunt the second house as well, but also have a lot of target through the city.

by Prodom . This is an abandoned house I found hidden in a backyard of an apartment building. I was amazed by its facade and managed to get inside climbing between the two brick walls and get inside through a window.

Beautiful abandoned places in the world - Imgur

Beautiful abandoned places in the world

Beauty Among The Ruins: See Some of the Worlds Most Beautiful Abandoned Places. Abandoned Mill from Sorrento, Italy

Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش), which is situated in the north of Jordan, 48 kilometres (30 mi) north of the capital Amman towards Syria. It is the site of the ruins of the Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Jerash, the Gerasa of Antiquity (Ancient Greek: Γέρασα), is the capital and largest city of Jerash Governorate (محافظة جرش) near Amman towards Syria. The Greco-Roman city of Gerasa, also referred to as Antioch on the Golden River.

Arches at #Caesarea, #Israel. Built by the Roman Herod the Great, 25–13 BC as a port city. Was the center of Judaea Province (Roman Empire); capital of Byzantine Palaestina Prima province (classic period); populated arabs (after Arab conquest in 7th century) and so on... Today a populated town with beautiful preserved ruins of Roman architecture monuments. Worth a visit :)

Arches at Built by the Roman Herod the Great, BC as a port city. Was the center of Judaea Province (Roman Empire); capital of Byzantine. Today a populated town with beautiful preserved ruins of Roman architecture monuments. Worth a visit :)

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