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Lost cities in the world

July 7, 2011

Here’s a list of most famous lost cities in the world. Cities may become lost a variety of reasons, including economic, geographic and social such as war. Some lost cities at known sites have been studied extensively by scientists. Thus, lost cities might be referred to as ghost towns. Here is a list of the most famous lost cities that ever in the world.

5. ATLANTIS

It is described by Plato as civilization advanced and strong naval forces, Atlantis is said to have conquered most of Europe before sinking into the sea as a result of some kind of environmental disaster.

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4. LOST CITY “Z”

The lost city “Z” should be located deep in the Brazilian jungle, lost city “Z” considered as advanced civilization with a sophisticated network of bridges, roads, and temples. There is no evidence of its existence has ever been found.

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3. PETRA

Petra is located in Jordon, and Arguably is the most beautiful of all cities. The most prominent feature is the beautiful stone architecture, carved from the rock surrounding mountains. It was explored in the 18th century.

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2. El Dorado

One of the most famous of all the legendary city of El Dorado is a mythical kingdom is said to be found in the forests of South America. City is said to be led by a powerful king and keep untold wealth of gold and jewelry.

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1. ANGKOR

The Angkor area in Cambodia and the region surrounding a large in size since been recognized as the largest pre-industrial city in the world, and the famous temple of Angkor Wat which is generally regarded as the greatest religious monuments in existence.

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