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10 Ancient Archaeological Sites For Your World Travel Bucket List

Typically, when ancient archaeological sites get some form of development, it's a benefit. With development comes better controlled access and funds for excavation, preservation, and restoration. But it also means a lot more visitors. There's nothing more satisfying than arriving at an ancient treasure to find few, if any other visitors there. But with more and more people traveling each year, it's becoming harder and harder to find archaeological sites that aren't crowded with tourists. For that sort of exclusive experience, you have to go the extra mile. To that end, check out our guide to 10 off-the-beaten-path archaeological sites

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Medieval monastery treasures found on Meath dig

Socially distanced COVID archaeological dig turns up incredible treasures from the 13th-century Cistercian monk community from Normandy living in County Meath.

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Why archaeology is so much more than just digging - HeritageDaily - Archaeology News

It’s our experience that most people think archaeology mainly means digging in the dirt. - HeritageDaily - Archaeology News

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Time to axe the Anglo-Saxons? - Current Archaeology

Did ‘the Anglo-Saxon migrations’ take place, and were Romano-British leaders replaced by those of Germanic descent? Susan Oosthuizen’s new book, The Emergence of the English, is a call to rethink our interpretations of the 5th and 6th centuries AD, reflecting on whether many of the assumptions we make about the period are actually supported by evidence. Interpretations that cannot be upheld should be discarded, she says, and all viable alternative interpretations should be explored for the strongest arguments to be identified. Chris Catling reports.

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The newly restored dwellings of Pompeii unveiled in £3m spruce up

Over 13,000 people are believed to have visited the archaeological site of Pompeii in just two days since it re-opened thanks to a €3m restoration project.

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Eros(cupid) mosaic fish hunting in Yumurtalık Museum.Turkey

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“Amazing recreations of Viking Age burials by re-enactment group Andrimners Hemtagare!”

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Sutton Hoo: One of the most magnificent archaeological finds in England

In 1939, an excavation was being carried out on two 6th and 7th-century cemeteries at Sutton Hoo, near Woodbridge in Suffolk, England. Beneath Mound No.

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50 Roman Slaves Found Buried with ‘Care’ in England

A Roman slave burial ground has been found near what was once a great ancient villa in Britain. Many of the graves are very unusual, and they provide a glimpse into the impact of Rome on the local Briton’s culture and beliefs.

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