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Are the Carnac Stones Part of Atlantis?

September 25th, 2013 § in History, Legends

Drive to the northwest part of France and you’ll run into a region called Brittany. A small village, Carnac, is in this peaceful region. It’s very quaint and different from Paris, consisting of livestock, beautiful green fields, and quiet French life. However, somethi[...]

The Legendary Land of Lyonesse

September 15th, 2013 § in Mystery

The lost land of Lyonesse is often mentioned in British and Cornish folklore. It joins other mysterious places such as Camelot and Avalon in King Arthur legends. According to legend, Lyonesse once existed between the coasts of Cornwall and the Scillies. During the 16th century, a[...]

Lost City of Atlantis

August 23rd, 2013 § in History

The idea that an ancient city or continent became lost to the sea forever is an intriguing concept for us all. There have been many tales of legendary lands coming and going throughout history. The most famous one of all, of course, is Atlantis. Some say it’s a Lost city while [...]

Update: Atlantis discovered off Cyprus ?

July 9th, 2012 § in Mystery

American researchers claim to have found convincing evidence that locates the site of the lost kingdom of Atlantis off the coast of Cyprus. The team spent six days scanning the Mediterranean sea bed between Cyprus and Syria using sonar technology. They believe they found evidence[...]

Lost City of Atlantis: Buried in the Desert ?

May 12th, 2012 § in History, Mystery, Unexplained

Lost City of Atlantis: Buried in the Desert ? The Lost City of Atlantis is not deep beneath the ocean — the ancient metropolis is buried under the sands of the Sahara Desert, at least according to Archaeologist Doctor Carla Sage.[...]

Atlantis Origins Found Off Coast of Cyprus

May 7th, 2012 § in History

Since time immemorial Cyprus has thrived by association with Aphrodite – the love goddess who emerged from its silky waves. The Mediterranean island may well benefit from its strategic locale again; although this time through the undoing of a myth that thanks to the playful[...]

Lost City of Atlantis

December 3rd, 2011 § in History

The story of a city lost under the sea, the city of Atlantis appears in books, movies and television shows. People have been intrigued about the existence of the city which was claimed to be housing a highly advanced civilization. But whether there existed such a city and was inu[...]