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22. Have a national news story - completed 26/11/11 with new research discovered by the University of Birmingham at Stonehenge

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Göbekli Tepe- Urfa, Turkey, 9600 BC (11.600 years ago) The megaliths here predate Stonehenge by 6,000 years. Photo: Erdinç Bakla, 2012.

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Easter Island, Chile - one of the top 10 islands in the world according to trip advisor - i have wanted to go here for as long as i can remember!

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10 Civilizations That Disappeared Under Mysterious Circumstances

10 Civilizations That Disappeared Under Mysterious Circumstances. Nabta Playa From 7000 and 6500 BCE, an incredible urban community arose in what is today the Egyptian Sahara. The people who lived there domesticated cattle, farmed, created elaborate ceramics, and left behind stone circles that offer evidence that their civilization included astronomers as well.Archaeologists believe the peoples of Nabta Playa were likely the precursor....

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Predating Stonehenge by 6,000 years, Turkey’s stunning Gobekli Tepe upends the conventional view of the rise of civilization.

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