The Stone Circles of Senegambia

Author Philip Briggs explores these ancient stone circles, each one reminiscent of a miniature Stonehenge, which form one of Africa’s most enigmatic and intriguing archaeological relicts.

Bunce Island

Bunce Island is arguably the single most important former slave site for African Americans. Katrina Manson and James Knight explain why.

Choga Zanbil

Discover Iran’s greatest evidence of Elamite civilisation, dating back 3,500 years.

Archaeological oasis of the eastern Adriatic

Montenegro is both a dream and a source of nightmare for the archaeologist.

Limski kanal

From Stone Age rock art and fossils, to lunch aboard a replica galleon, the Limski kanal is a true Poreč highlight.

The cenotaph of Nicocreon

Diana Darke tells the curious story behind Tomb No 77.

The Congo Dinosaur

Africa’s answer to the Loch Ness Monster, the possibility of a primeval beast wandering the Congos is a debate that has existed for centuries.

Nazca Lines

Author Alexander Stewart discusses of one of South America’s most puzzling mysteries.

Salona

Salona is a haven for anyone with a keen eye for archaeology, writes Piers Letcher.

The King’s Highway

The world’s oldest road is immersed in religious significance.