Necropolis, The city of dead. photo: @SamDavani
gate of all nations, Persepolis

Persepolis

0.0 00 Persepolis Persepolis  was the ceremonial capital of the Achaemenid Empire (ca. 550–330 BC). It is situated 60 km northeast of the city of Shiraz in Fars Province, Iran. The earliest remains of Persepolis date back to 515 BC. It exemplifies the Achaemenid style of architecture. UNESCO declared the ruins of Persepolis a World […]