maandag, 22 juli 2019

“Hollow mounds” on Møn, Denmark

The island of Møn in southern Denmark is a great place to visit for a peaceful and relaxing holiday. The beautiful scenery is similar...

More than 3,000 dolmens in the Caucasus, Russia

The Caucasus Mountains  north of the Black Sea in Russia contain more than 3,000 dolmens, built in the Middle Bronze Age...

Eppiesbergje in Valthe

At the side of the road between the Drenthe villages of Odoorn and Valthe, a burial mound stands in the middle of a field....

Sprovedyssen, a passage grave on Mon Island in Denmark

The passage grave of Sprovedyssen lies very close to the famous tomb of Kong Adgers Høj on the island of Mon in Denmark. The...

Kong Asgers Høj, passage grave on Mon Island in Denmark

Kong Asgers Høj (King Asger’s Mound) is a large passage grave on the island of Mon in Denmark. It was built by people of the...

Klekkenden Hoj, a restored passage grave on Mon Island in Denmark

The passage grave of Klekkenden Hoj on the island of Mon was built during the New Stone Age between 5500 and 4800 years ago....

South Korea, a land with more than 35,000 dolmens

Surprisingly, South Korea is home to more than half of all prehistoric dolmens known to exist in the world. The peninsula also contains the...

Tollund Man

In 1950 peat workers in Jutland, Denmark, found the preserved body of a man in the peat bog. The body appeared so fresh...

Builders of Stonehenge and the hunebeds were related

New research published in the journal Nature Ecology & Evolution (May 2019) suggests that the people who built the hunebeds and Stonehenge...

De grootste Bronstijd kopermijn ter wereld

Het geheim van een kustplaats in Wales Llandudno is een vakantie stad aan de zeekust in Noord Wales. Met zijn lange zandstrand, brede Victoriaanse boulevard,...