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Photo Subject : Historical Sites

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Photos marked as were added from 1 March 2017.


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Place
Location
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Myanmar
Pagan
Dhammayangyi Temple
 The Dhammayangyi Temple was built in 1160.
Myanmar
Pagan
Dhammayangyi Temple
 The temple has superb brickwork and many hidden passages.
Myanmar
Pagan
Dhammayangyi Temple
 Looking down on the superb brickwork of the temple.
Myanmar
Pagan
Dhammayangyi Temple
 Detail of the brickwork.
Myanmar
Pagan
Dhammayangyi Temple
 View of Pagan at sunset.
Myanmar
Pagan
Dhammayangyi Temple
 Pagan is on a bend of the Irrawady River.
Myanmar
Pagan
  Pagan at sunset.
Myanmar
Pagan
 Schwesandaw Pagoda dates from 1057.
Myanmar
Pagan
 Sulamani Temple.
Myanmar
Pagan
 The Sulamani Temple dates from 1183.
Myanmar
Pagan
 Thambula Temple (1255).
Myanmar
Pagan
 Unrestored temples.
Myanmar
Pagan
Lemyethna Temple
 The white Lemyethna Temple.
Myanmar
Pagan
Lemyethna Temple
 The temple was built in 1222.
Myanmar
Pagan
Lemyethna Temple
 The temple has many colourful Buddhas and frescos.
Myanmar
Pagan
 The 40 sq km of Pagan is scattered with temples.
Myanmar
Pagan
Nandamannyaa Temple
 Nandamannyaa Temple.
Myanmar
Pagan
Nandamannyaa Temple
 Detail of the brickwork.
Myanmar
Pagan
Nandamannyaa Temple
 Buddhist fresco.
Myanmar
Pagan
 Wooden structures in the village of Pagan.
Myanmar
Pagan
 View of Pagan.
Myanmar
Pagan
 Walled enclosures.
Myanmar
Pagan
 Pagan is set among villages and farms.
Namibia
Etosha
 Namutoni Fort was built by Germany in 1899 at Etosha.
Namibia
Petrified Forest
 One of the dozens of fossilised tree trunks in the Petrified Forest. Some are over 30m long.
Namibia
Petrified Forest
 Close up of a cone bearing tree at the Petrified Forest. The site is famous for its 260 million year old fossiled trees.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Ui Ais contains 30,000 year old petroglyths cut into sandstone.
This flat rock is covered with animals and water symbols (the circles with dots).
Namibia
Ui Ais
 An engraved giraffe at Ui Ais.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Petroglyphs of a herd of buffalo at Ui Ais.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Petroglyph of an elephant and a springbok (Ui Ais).
Namibia
Ui Ais
 A group of ostriches and flamingos among the many petorglyphs of Ui Ais.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Petroglyphs of animals including a giraffe, a rhinosaurus and a lion with prey in its jaws at Ui Ais.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Ui Ais also contains 6000 year old paintings made by the San people.
The pigments are made from animal blood, ostrich eggs and roots.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Rock painting of San warrior making a bow at Ui Ais.
Namibia
Ui Ais
 Painting of a man at the San site of Ui Ais.
Namibia
Tsisab Ravine
 A 6000 year old San painting in Tsisab Ravine.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Sweta Machhendranath Temple
 The temple dates from the 17th century and is one of the most important in the city.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Kumari Mahal
 The Kumari Mahal was built by a king to house a young girl who is worshipped as a living goddess.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Kumari Mahal
 Carved column.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Kumari Mahal
 Ornately carved window in the palace.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Kumari Mahal
 A carved screen window.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Durbar Square
 Matalwork on the Taleju Temple.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Durbar Square
 Detail of a wooden carving on the Jaganath Mandir.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 Basantapur Tower dominates the Royal Palace.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 The entrance to the palace is guarded by Hanuman, the monkey god.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 The palace was built in 1672.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 The palace consists of many buildings set around several courtyards.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 Carved window.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 Intricate wooden balconies and windows.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Kathmandu
Royal Palace
 Carved wooden door jamb.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Durbar Square
 Jagannarayan Temple is the oldest temple in Durbar Square dating from 1565.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
 One of four 2500 year old stupas built by the Indian Emperor, Ashoka.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Sundari Chowk
 The Sundari Chowk is an ornate building dating from 1670.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Sundari Chowk
 Detail of the ornate water tank.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Sundari Chowk
 Elaborate carved pillars in the courtyard.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Sundari Chowk
 Detail of door and window carvings.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Hiranya Varna Mahavihar
 The entrance to the Hiranya Varna Mahavihar, a 12th century monastery.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Hiranya Varna Mahavihar
 The interior of the monastery.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Patan
Hiranya Varna Mahavihar
 The monastery roof is gold plated.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bodhnath
Bodhnath Stupa
 The stupa dates from the 7th century.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Pashupatinath
 Pashupatinath is the site of Nepal's most important Hindu temple.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Pashupatinath
 Erotic carvings based on the Karma Sutra.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Pashupatinath
 Stone chityas each containing a stone lingam (phallus), the symbol of Shiva.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Pashupatinath
 Avenue of chityas.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 The Vatsala Durga Temple is made of stone and was built in 1672.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 The column of King Bhupatindra Malla.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 Detail from the Chyasilin Mandapa.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 Statue of Phattu, a wrestler, guarding the Nyatapola Temple.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 Singhini, the lion goddess.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 The Dattatraya Temple was built in 1427 from the wood of a single tree.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 The 17th century Bhairabnath Temple.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Durbar Square
 Brass lion guarding the Bhairabnath Temple.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Royal Palace
 The Golden Gate (1754) is the main entrance to the Royal Palace.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Royal Palace
 The Golden Gate is topped by a Geruda and a 16 armed goddess.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Royal Palace
 The building is also known as the 55 window palace.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Royal Palace
 Decorated door.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Pujari Math
 Pujari Math is a 15th century monastery.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Bhaktapur
Pujari Math
 The monastery is famous for the Peacock Window.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Swayambhudnath
 Swayambhudnath is a 2000 year old Buddhist temple on a hilltop.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Swayambhudnath
 The complex is reached by a steep staircase.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Swayambhudnath
 The Dorje is a thunderbolt resting on a plynth with the animals of the Tibetan calendar.
Nepal
Kathmandu Valley
Swayambhudnath
 An Indian style shikara and a Tibetan chorten.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Khimti Khola Valley
 Mani stones carved with Tibetan writing.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Khimti Khola Valley
 A cloudy 2705m pass marked by a mani wall.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Tragdobuk Valley
 Tibetan prayer painted on a rock face.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Dudh Khosi Valley
Trakshindo Monastery
 The Trakshindo Monastery is at 2960m.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Dudh Khosi Valley
Lukla
 Lukla has an airstrip at 2827m built by Edmund Hillary in the 1950s.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Dudh Khosi Valley
Ghat
 Mani wall carved with Tibetan writing.
Nepal
Everest Trek
Imja Khola Valley
Tengboche
 Rebuilding the monastery burnt down in 1988.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Tibetan Plateau
Hongde
 Buddhist mani stone carved in Tibetan script.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Tibetan Plateau
Braga
 Braga is famous for its elaborately carved mani stones.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Jhang Khola Valley
Muktinath
 The Muktinath temple complex is set in a garden with streams and a natural gas flame.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Jhang Khola Valley
Muktinath
 108 fountains with cow shaped heads.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Jhang Khola Valley
Muktinath
 Wooden carvings in the Jiwala Mayi Temple.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Kali Gandaki Valley
Tukche
 The monastery is in the centre of the valley.
Nepal
Annapurna Trek
Kali Gandaki Valley
 Isolated monastery near Larjung.
Netherlands
Amsterdam
Rejksmuseum
 Mural on the outside of the Rejksmuseum.
Netherlands
Amsterdam
Reiksmuseum
 Rembrandt drawing.
Netherlands
Amsterdam
Anne Frank Museum
 Photographs of Anne Frank.
Netherlands
Amsterdam
Van Gogh Museum
 The Van Gogh Museum features a large collection of paintings by the Dutch artist.

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