The Lost City That’s Not Lost, Not a City, and Doesn’t Need to Be Discovered

Sapiens, 13 April 2017: This article talks about ‘lost’ temples in Honduras, but the example can apply just as easily in Southeast Asia (credit to Alison Carter for the link)

Modern explorers can “discover” an ancient site, but the people living in the area already have extensive knowledge about their region’s history.

Source: The Lost City That’s Not Lost, Not a City, and Doesn’t Need to Be Discovered – SAPIENS

Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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