The world is full of amazing places! But how much do we really know about these monuments and ruins that travelers visit year after year?
There are historical monuments that have done nothing but puzzle archeologists since they’ve been discovered. it’s hard to pinpoint their origins and historical purposes. It attracts many tourists. hundreds of thousands of people travel to see these historically mysterious monuments each year.
Today we will talk about the most gloriously mystify monuments for your inner wanderlust to enjoy.
It located in Ireland, this is an incredible Stone Age monument in Boyne Valley, It’s believed to have been constructed about 5,200 years ago. It is older than Stonehenge. the Great Pyramids of Giza. But what was the purpose of this monument? Was the structure used for farming purposes, spiritual purpose, or both? We will never know.
Newgrange has been designated a World Heritage Site by UNESCO and attracts 200,000 visitors per year.
The complex of temples at Baalbek.The city of Baalbek reached its apogee during Roman times.
constructions built over a period of more than two centuries, make it one of the most famous clearness of the Roman world and a model of Imperial Roman architecture.
it is a mystery as to how such massive stones were transported and structured so seamlessly. While speculations can be made, it will forever remain a mystery.
Located off the coast of Chile, Easter Island is best known for its giant stone statues call Moai. There have been 900 of these embossed human figures that are doubted to have been moved around the island 1250 and 1500 AD, but the purpose is not understood.
Resided since prehistoric times, this Nabataean caravan-city, situated between the Red Sea and the Dead Sea, was an important crossway between Arabia, Egypt, and Syria-Phoenicia. Petra is half-built, half-carved into the rock, and is surrounded by mountains stuffed with passages and valley. Petra is one of the world's most famous archaeological sites, where ancient Eastern traditions blend with Hellenistic architecture.
Since the 1930s, hundreds of stone balls have been documented, incepted in size from a few centimeters to over two meters in diameter. weigh 16 tons. Almost all of them are made of a hard, igneous stone. These objects are monolithic sculptures made by human hands.
There were over than 300 spheres. The large ones weigh many tons.
Sphinx body of a lion and the head of a human, his feet long 238 and 66 feet tall. It’s one of the world’s oldest statues, as well as one of the most puzzling. There is great debate over who built it and what their purpose in doing so was.
Stonehenge is by far one of the most popular and puzzling prehistoric monuments in the world. Nobody knows what was the structure’s purpose and how transported such a massive rocks.
In about 2500 BC the stones were set up in the center of the monument. Two types of stone are used at Stonehenge. The Stonehenge is the Unexplainable phenomenon.