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Perhaps ones of the greatest feats of #architecture in history. The Nazca lines in #Peru #Travel

The Olmec "earliest pre-Columbian writing" dated between 1100 BCE and 900 BCE, with a set of 62 symbols, 28 of which are unique. There are also well-documented later hieroglyphs known as "Epi-Olmec", some who believe that Epi-Olmec may represent a transitional script between an earlier Olmec writing system and Mayan writing.

Ancient ruins of Pompeii #Italy #ShoreExcursion

Los Mayas de Chiapas, Ayer y Hoy Foto de la Izquierda: Mujer de San Cristóbal de las Casas. Foto de la Derecha: Dintel 26 de Yaxchilán Imagen vía Cultura y Lengua Maya

SatOne – Prisoners of The Sea (2) New Mural @ Varna, Bulgaria

Toscane. Peinture acrylique sur toile marouflée sur mur

Maya hieroglyphs are like no other writing system. While the Western system has 26 phonetic signs, which we call letters of the alphabet, the Maya system was based on 800 phonetic signs,based on syllables.Like wartime code breakers,Mayanists worked for two hundred years to decipher the meaning of the symbols they found throughout the Maya world-