Category: Asia

Xiongnu (Mongolia, 220 BC – 200 AD)
Rouran Khaganate (Mongolia, Manchuria, Xianbeo,, 330 AD – 555 AD)
Sixteen Kingdoms (Xianbei, Turkic peoples, 304 – 439)
Uyghur Khaganate (Mongolia, Manchuria, Tibet, 744 – 848)
Liao Dynasty (Khitan people, 907 – 1125)
Mongol Empire (Mongolia, 1206 – 1380)
Qing Dynasty (Manchu China, 1692 – 1911)

Palmyra

Palmyra, an oasis in the Syrian desert, north-east of Damascus, is a ruined city and a story teller of the magnificant past, it enjoyed. Palmyra experienced different people and rulers…
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Rehman Dheri

Out of many others, Rehman Dheri is one of the finest and the oldest sites of South Asia in Pakistan with and urbanized planning. Rehman Dheri is a pre-Harappan site,…
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Derinkuyu Underground City

Derinkuyu Underground City is one of several underground cities in the Cappadocia region of Turkey. Depth The city extends to a depth of approximately 60m Habitation The city was large…
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Nanchan Temple

Nanchan Temple is a Buddhist temple located in Shanxi Province of China. Built The Nanchan Temple was built in 782CE during China's Tang Dynasty Significance The Great Buddha Hall of…
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Desert Kites

Desert kites known to the local Bedouin as the Works of the Old Men, found across the deserts of Syria, Jordan, Southern Israel and Saudi Arabia were variations on a…
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Atlit Yam

Atlit Yam is an ancient submerged ruin Neolithic village, off the coast of Atlit, Israel. Area The site covers an area of 40,000m². Origin Founded 6900BCE End The site was…
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Gobekli Tepe

Gobekli Tepe is an archaeological site at the top of a mountain ridge, 6 miles from Urfa in the Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey. Origin It was constructed in about 9600-7300…
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Great Wall of China

The Great Wall of China is a series of fortifications built by different dynasties to defense themselves from warriors and invaders. Purpose To protect the Chinese Empire or its states…
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Ephesus

Ephesus was an ancient Greek city in Tureky, built in the 10th century BC and used to be among the 12 twelve cities of the Ionian League during the Classical…
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Shahr-e Sukhteh

Shahr-e Sukhteh, meaning, "Burnt City" is the richest and the largest Bronze Age archaeological site, associated with the Jiroft culture. Location It is located in Sistan and Baluchistan, Iran Significance…
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