It was Mark Twain who declared that the ancient Indian city of Varanasi was “…older than history, older than tradition, older even than legend, and looks twice as old as all of them put together.”
He was, of course, very, very wrong.
Despite the fact there are countless cities that have been built over thousands of years through history, there are those who really are older than history and older than both tradition and legend.… Seguir leyendo
Lesser known than the Nazca Lines, the emblematic Palpa Lines
are much older and are located in an area that was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 1994.
The hillsides of Palpa in Peru were intricately decorated by pre-Columbian civilizations, which drew thousands of geoglyphs in the area: and recently, five of them have been recovered by experts.
The Palpa Lines are older than the Nazca lines.
Since November of 2017, a group… Seguir leyendo