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the lycian rock tombs of Myra, Turkey - Although most of the tombs are plain today, Charles Fellows tells that upon his discovery of the city in 1840 he found the tombs colourfully painted red, yellow and blue. The entire cliff face must have once been a bright riot of colour.

the lycian rock tombs of Myra, Turkey - Although most of the tombs are plain today, Charles Fellows tells that upon his discovery of the city in 1840 he found the tombs colourfully painted red, yellow and blue. The entire cliff face must have once been a bright riot of colour.

Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Sigiriya ,Sri Lanka: King Kasyapa (477 – 495 AD) built his palace on the top of this rock and decorated its sides with colourful frescoes. On a small plateau about halfway up the side of this rock he built a gateway in the form of an enormous lion. It is one of the best preserved examples of ancient urban planning. A UNESCO World Heritage Site.

King Herod's Tomb, Israel. Found in Herodium in 2007, by archaeologist Ehud Netzer, a Hebrew University professor who has been working at Herodium since 1972. Herod died in 4 B.C. in Jericho.

King Herod's Tomb, Israel. Found in Herodium in 2007, by archaeologist Ehud Netzer, a Hebrew University professor who has been working at Herodium since 1972. Herod died in 4 B.C. in Jericho.

Photos of Gal Gadot, one of the hottest girls in entertainment. Born in 1985, Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress and fashion model. She's known for winning the Miss Israel title in 2004, and for movie audiences, she's remembered as playing Gisele Harabo in the Fast and Furious movie franchise. I...

Photos of Gal Gadot, one of the hottest girls in entertainment. Born in 1985, Gal Gadot is an Israeli actress and fashion model. She's known for winning the Miss Israel title in 2004, and for movie audiences, she's remembered as playing Gisele Harabo in the Fast and Furious movie franchise. I...