Explore Lost Cities Of The World In Photos

There are many places around the world that have been in existence longer than we can possibly imagine.Yet for every unvisitable Babylon, there are ancient ruins which represent our rich heritage that we can still visit.From Mexico to Iran, here are 17 of the most stunning lost places:Chichen Itza (Mayan), Mexico:Carthage (Phoenician), Tunisia:Persepolis (Achaemenid), Iran:Ani […]

There are many places around the world that have been in existence longer than we can possibly imagine.

Yet for every unvisitable Babylon, there are ancient ruins which represent our rich heritage that we can still visit.

From Mexico to Iran, here are 17 of the most stunning lost places:

Chichen Itza (Mayan), Mexico:

Carthage (Phoenician), Tunisia:

Persepolis (Achaemenid), Iran:

Ani (Armenian), Turkey:

Paestum (Greek), Italy:

Old Sarum, England:

Kourion, Cyprus:

Teotihuacan, Mexico:

Coba (Mayan), Mexico:

Sanchi (Buddhist), India:

Ephesus (Greek), Turkey:

Palenque (Mayan), Mexico:

Pompeii (Romans), Italy:

Palmyra, Syria:

Petra (Nabataean), Jordan:

Angkor Wat (Khmer), Cambodia:

Machu Picchu (Incan), Peru:

[Source: Huff Post]