The most beautiful place in the world

12. Machu Picchu in Peru




The beautiful city of Machu Picchu was founded in the 13th century, the leader of the tribe of Inca Pachacutec. One hundred years later, his empire was conquered by the Spaniards, but the city still has a reputation of a lost sacred refuge of the Incas. The mystery of this beautiful place due to historical mystery: after the foreign invasion all the inhabitants of the city have disappeared for unknown reasons.

Architectural filling the city is represented by temples and rooms for the needs of the population. All the buildings are made of stone slabs. The ephemeral spirit of worship of the Sun God is present in this mountainous area and makes experiencing profound awe. It should also be noted that Machu Picchu is included in the list of «New 7 Wonders of the World».