ARCHITECTURE: Aerial view of the ruins at Persepolis. Persepolis was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. Persepolis is situated 70 km northeast of the modern city of Shiraz in the Fars Province of modern Iran.
A Gravestone. On the reverse it reads: Michael Ayrton Painter and Sculptor, 1921 - 1975 Elisabeth Ayrton, Writer, 1910 - 1991 Michael Ayrton wrote and created many works associated with the myths of the Minotaur and Daedalus.
Grammichele is located in Sicily in southern Italy. The town was constructed in 1693 with a distinctive hexagonal street plan after an earthquake destroyed the nearby old town of Occhialà. Source imagery: by dailyoverview