The most mysterious places of the world
People are always attracted by the mysterious and enigmatic place, they were surrounded by numerous myths and legends. In each country there were such places. Over time, the study of mysterious objects and ordinary people visiting them, began to make lists of unusual and mysterious places, the origin of which is not fully understood. Trying, repeatedly, to have all these mysterious objects on their popularity and mystery, people every time I get a new list. Because on our planet there are so many of these mysterious and enigmatic ancient structures that the list can be endless. We now tell you about such places and what place in the list of the main mysteries of the planet they occupy.
According to different versions, a list of mysterious places change, but the most popular of all the variants people are invariably called Stonehenge. This place, 130 kilometers from London, is considered the most mysterious place on our planet. Stunning stone-built complex for many centuries, are hotly debated by historians and scholars. Stonehenge, described for the first time in the seventeenth century, John Orby, to this day remains the most difficult puzzle for scholars.
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FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT IN MEXICO
MOST people today know about the Egyptian pyramids. In America, particularly in Mexico, archaeologists also found a lot of structures such as pyramids. Like their Egyptian “relatives”, the Mexican pyramids were built many centuries ago and is also shrouded in mystery.
Egyptian pyramid is a tomb, located inside a giant stone structures of the symmetrical shape. Internal transitions leading to the tomb is the most important part of the pyramid. Mexican is a pyramid consists of a large earthen pedestal with a temple on top, which leads to the outer staircase. With few exceptions the American pyramids are not tombs.
Teotihuacan — “city where the gods lived”
One of the most outstanding pyramid is in Teotihuacan. Located at a distance of 50 kilometers northeast of Mexico city, Teotihuacan to this day is a mystery to anthropologists and archaeologists. This ancient city was abandoned by its builders more than 500 years before the advent of the culture of the Aztecs. The city’s name translated from Nahuatl means “city of the gods” or “where men become gods”. Assume that this name was given to the city by the Aztecs, when they arrived there. Continue reading