Ancient Bed Rock Church of St. George located in Lalibela. The church is carved from solid rock in the shape of a cross. It is known as the Eighth Wonder of the World. How it was built is still a mystery. It's not the Holy Land, but some peopl
The unfinished obelisk is the largest known ancient obelisk and is located in the northern region of the stone quarries of ancient Egypt in Aswan, Egypt. Archaeologists claim the pharaoh known as Hatshepsut sanctioned its construction
In a mountainous region in the heart of Ethiopia, some 645 km from Addis Ababa, eleven medieval monolithic churches were carved out of rock. Their building is attributed to King Lalibela who set out to construct in the century a ‘New Jerusalem’,
George Church carved from solid rock in the shape of a cross and referred to as the "Eighth Wonder of the World", located in Lalibela, one of Ethiopia's holiest cities. The stone churches are said to have been built by "angels".
Lalibela Church, Ethiopia The town of Lalibela in northern Ethiopia is renowned for 12 Christian churches that were hewed out of solid stone some 800 years ago. The most stunning is Bieta Giyorgis, shown here, a massive monolith 40 feet meters) tall,