The Via Sacra is a cobblestone Roman road which spans the acropolis of Cuma in Italy, connecting the Temple of Jupiter atop the 80-meter hill with the Temple of Apollo below. The area was renovated around the 2nd century CE, becoming a colonnaded street in the style of shady eastern promenades. [OC]
Old traditional gompa Buddhist structures in Nar village, Annapurna Conservation Area, Nepal's largest protected area
I just tried to draw the Queen of England, but now I have to turn her face to the wall, so as not to be scared at night 😀
Clarity statement: May 2019 was our honeymoon. We stayed in Split. Each day I'll share another memory ♥️
Sculptures found at the fort including large face of yaksha, Kandhar, Team LHI, From the collection of: Live History India
#Iran has canceled the commemoration of the #anniversary of its former spiritual leader, #Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, due to the new #Corona pandemic.
One of the world`s oldest optical illusions in art! An elephant and a bull sharing a common head. This 900 year old exquisite Bas-relief is part of the 'Airavatesvara Temple' in India and is a shining example of the Chola architecture.
NASA's Space Shuttle Endeavour (left) and NASA's Space Shuttle Atlantis (right) "are parked nose-to-nose for a brief photo opportunity" on 16 August 2012. "The shuttles are switching locations" at NASA's John F. Kennedy Space Center in Florida, USA. Photographer: Frankie Martin, NASA [3000 x 2000]
Located between Villefranche and Beaulieu Sur Mer, St Jean Cap Ferrat is a vision of blue in the daylight and purple when the sun sets in. Surrounded by lush green mountains and a variety of trees, this exclusive town is a paradise waiting to be explored by a private boat.
Purple mountain majesty: Vermilion Peak with alpenglow and full moon - San Juan National Forest, Colorado [750 x 1000]