Teotihuacan, Mexico - (detail of tserpents on temple) Temple of the Feathered Serpent is the modern-day name for the third largest pyramid at Teotihuacan, a pre-Columbian site in central Mexico. In the 1980s more than a hundred possibly-sacrificial victims were found buried beneath the structure. The burials, like the structure, are dated to some time between 150 and 200 CE.

Pyramids Teotihuacan, Mexico - dated to some time between 150 and 200 CE.

Aztec temple in Yucatan, Mexico would be a place I would stop by while going through the country. The Aztecs have so much history and are so famous it would be hard no to go in see these temples.

Mexico Travel Inspiration - Aztec temple in Yucatan, Mexico would be a place I would stop by while going through the country. The Aztecs have so much history and are so famous it would be hard no to go in see these temples.

Underwater Mayan City -documentary in production "Revelations".   An underwater Maya city, a millennia-old landing pad once used for spacecraft, and human contact with extraterrestrials.

Underwater MAYAN City -documentary in production "Revelations". An underwater MAYA city, a millennia-old landing pad once used for spacecraft, and human contact with extraterrestrials.

Ollantaytambo, Peru The Incas built it as a fort that included a temple, agricultural terraces, and an urban area. There are two distinct sectors: Araqama Ayllu, the religious and worship zone, and Qosqo Ayllu, the residential area. Ollantaytambo was an important administrative center with probable military functions if one considers the walls and towers. There are also traces of ancient roads and aqueducts.

The Incas built it as a fort that included a temple, agricultural terraces, and an urban area.

those amazing stairs, Moray, Sacred Valley, Cusco, Peru.  Photo:  by daniel.virella, via Flickr

Amazing Stairs ~ Moray (Inca ruin), Cusco, Peru / Moray or Muray (Quechua) is an archaeological site in Peru.

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Chichen Itza is the most important archaeological vestige of the Maya-Toltec civilization in Yucatán, Mexico (10th-15th centuries)

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Chichen Itza is the most important archaeological vestige of the Maya-Toltec civilization in Yucatán, Mexico centuries)

travelyesplease.com | Visiting Sacsayhuaman- An Inca Fortress in Cusco, Peru (Blog Post) | South America

travelyesplease.com | Visiting Sacsayhuaman- An Inca Fortress in Cusco, Peru (Blog Post) | South America

Fountains of Tipon, the water garden of Viracocha. Viracocha was one of the most important deities in the Inca pantheon and seen as the creator of all things, or the substance from which all things are created, and intimately associated with the sea. (V)

Fountains of Tipon, the water garden of Viracocha. Viracocha was one of the most important deities in the Inca pantheon and seen as the creator of all things, or the substance from which all things are created, and intimately associated with the sea.

Templo de  Quetzalcoatl (o de la serpiente emplumada), Xochicalco, Morelos, México.

Temple of the Feathered Serpent, Xochicalco, Mexico ~ Templo de la Serpiente Emplumada

Caracol Astronomical Observatory, Chichen Itza Ruins, Maya Civilization, Yucatan, Mexico

Caracol Astronomical Observatory, Chichen Itza Ruins, Maya Civilization, Yucatan, Mexico

El Caracol (aka The Snail), Mayan Astronomical Observatory, Chichen Itza, Yucatan, Mexico

on our way to the Temple of the Moon

on our way to the Temple of the Moon

Ollantaytambo The Incas built it as a fort that included a temple, agricultural terraces, and an urban area. There are two distinct sectors: Araqama Ayllu, the religious and worship zone, and Qosqo Ayllu, the residential area. Ollantaytambo was an important administrative center with probable military functions if one considers the walls and towers. There are also traces of ancient roads and aqueducts. The town of Ollantaytambo is called a Living Inca Town

Ollantaytambo The Incas built it as a fort that included a temple, agricultural terraces, and an urban area.

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