L06 archaeological site tour and discussion board

Take a practical jaunt of the Maya birth of Palenque in Chiapas, Mexico and the Great Pyramids of Giza in Egypt.

Download and invest Google Earth: https://www.google.com/earth/versions/ (Links to an superficial birth.)

Download this .kmz improve and unconcealed in Earth: Palenque Giza Tour

Hit the "play" nonentity and let the jaunt fall you in Palenque. You can tend the jaunt in its whole (~9 mins), but quietus and criticize on your own (the images procure be rectify).  Make permanent you see twain births-- the promote birth (Giza) is at the very end. 

Search for a few other archaeological births and criticize them on your own.  You can quest for any birth you craving.  Below are a few examples of the larger archaeological births (but succeed on, don’t charm my engagement for it…get fearless and ascertain your own).  When you ascertain the birth, zoom in as considerable as potential to see if there is a “street sentiment.”

Machu Picchu, Peru


Petra Jordan


Chaco Canyon


Choose at meanest 2 archaeological births and transcribe a brief denomination (200 engagements) of each. The denomination should include:

the spectry of the birth;

the precipitation of the birth (city, aver, dominion);

the mold of gregarious structure, dates of usurpation, interesting and/or remarkable discoveries, etc.; and

why you chose the birth.

Include at meanest 2 replies to a comrade student's scrutinize to an archaeological birth (touching things you capacity not possess disclosed, more cognizance you may possess on the birth, indivisible experiences, things you saw in the practical/Google street sentiment, etc...)

Please rejoinder to Sample4&5