Archaeology & Ruins

Ruins, sacred sites, landmarks

  • Unschooled Kid Experiences the Unveiling of a Mummified Head in Peru [VIDEO]

    So, how often does this happen in a person’s life? We had offered to help catalog the collections of elongated…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Festival of the Sun -Inti Raymi

    Inti Raymi, The Peruvian Festival Of The Sun If you happen to be in Cusco and you happen upon Inti…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Spiritual Center Built for Pachacamac

    The History and Culture Found at the Archaeological Site near Lima Called Pachacamac. If you've been reading my blog, you…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Huaca Pucllana Ruins in Lima

    Ancient Ruins in the heart of Lima? When you think of Peru and ruins of course you think of the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Brüning Museum, Capturing our Imagination

    Visiting the Brüning Museum in Lambayeque, Peru Peru continues to  fascinate us. Its rich and diverse culture can easily capture…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • 10 Top Archaeological sites from Mexico to Peru

    If you are fortunate enough to be planning a trip from Mexico through to Peru a wealth of archaeological sites await…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Bones of 25,000 Dead People Buried Under the City of Lima

    The Church & Catacombs at San Francisco Convent One sunny afternoon, Miro, Dave (from gobackpacking.com) and I met in the…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Chavin de Huantar in Peru

    The Ancient Religious Center of Peru  When you think of Peru you think of the Incas, but Chavin de Huantar is actually…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Undisputed Treasure of Guatemala: the Ruins of Tikal

    Exploring Mayan Ruins Miro and I visited the archaeological site of Tikal in December of of 2009. Our experience was profound and prompted my…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Nazca Lines

    Peru’s Massive Geoglyphs The Nazca lines are one of the greatest enigmas of ancient history, how could Miro and I…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • The Elongated Skulls of Paracas [VIDEO]

    Ancient Aliens? Could human beings have had larger heads at one point, and possibly greater mental abilities? The answer to…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Tucume, the Largest Pyramid Complex in the World

    Lambayeque Archaeological Site There are at least 26 important pyramids, along with enclosures and mounds, in the 540 acres of…

    by Lainie Liberti
  • Discover the Magical El Brujo – The Tattooed Mummy of Cao

    The Moche Mummy – the Lady of Cao The story of El Brujo and Lady of Cao as told by…

    by Lainie Liberti