Six SecretsChichen Itza. This lost Mayan city is a site of astronomical genius and ancient secrets.... Also known as the Pyramid of Kukulkan, or Quetzalcoatl, this 80-foot stone pyramid is a physical depiction of the Mayan calendar.
It is the world’s largest statue. It is located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The left arm points to the Rio de Janeiro's north zone, the right to the south zone, while the saintly. It has become the symbol of the host city of the 2016 Olympic Games, towering over Rio De Janeiro as athletes from around the world compete below.But the Christ The Redeemer statue - sitting 700 metres above the city's beaches and favelas on Corcovado mountain - has a life story worthy of Olympic legend.
The "Lost City" still has secrets to reveal: Thousands of years ago, the now-abandoned city of Petra was thriving.Once Rome formally took possession of Petra in A.D. 106, its importance in international trade began to wane. The decay of the city continued, aided by earthquakes and the rise in importance of sea trade routes, and Petra reached its nadir near the close of the Byzantine Empire's rule, around A.D. 700.