"Tiahuanaco or Tiwanaku?" Top 5 Page for this destination Tiahuanaco by AlbuqRay
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The railroad is now abandoned but the tracks still run in front of the old museum building. The old railroad station sign says Tiahuanaco.
The sign at the entrance to the outdoor archaeological area says Tiwanaku. The Akapana pyramid is in the background.
There are some fascinating websites about Tiahuanaco's mysteries and age. The article, "Tiahuanaco, Archaeoastronomy and Cataclysmic Myths" by Martin Gray is especially interesting. However, one should also read the counterresponse.
- Pros:Ancient site with both museum and outdoor venues
- Cons:Still many unexplained mysteries
- In a nutshell:Only a glance at an ancient widespread South American civilization
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