Cemeteries & Burial Grounds

Chichicastenango's Cemetery

Chichicastengo's colorful cemetery is well worth a visit if you're in town for the famous market day.
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Granada Cemetery

Granada's city cemetery is Nicaragua's oldest. And because of Granada's historical significance, the cemetery is unusually beautiful and ornate.
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The Tombs of the Sultans at Hagia Sophia

The Tombs of the Sultans at Hagia Sophia show that the Ottomans were as serious about their art and decoration in death as they were in life.
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La Recoleta Cemetery

La Recoleta Cemetery's most famous resident is Eva Peron. But her plain burial site might just be the least ostentatious in the whole cemetery.
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The Standing Stones of Hintang

While the standing stones of Hintang in northeastern Laos don't inherently convey the kind of majesty of Stonehenge or Easter Island, their mysteries remain just as deep.
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