Place: Tikal Location: Northern Guatemala Visited: 1995, 2003, 2006
Place: Step Pyramid Location: Saqqara, Egypt Visited: November 2007 A look-hole allows us to look in on the Pharaoh Djoser at the back side of the “Step-Pyramid” at Saqqara. But it was meant to give the great Pharaoh a way for his soul to reach the heavens.
Nestled high in the great cloud forest of the Andes Mountains lay asleep one one of the grandest citadels to ever be built by the great Inca empire. This ‘Lost City of the Incas’ lay silent, covered thickly by the dense jungle-like vegetation, almost as if wanting to keep hidden the secrets of its past. [...]