Ancient ruins give us a fascinating window into the past: how people lived, the spaces they inhabited, and what they did during their daily lives. Historians, architects and travelers alike marvel at these remnants of time past, but it’s often hard to get a sense of what these spectacular buildings would have looked like at their peak.

Let’s take a look back in time and recreate some of our favorite ancient ruins in their original locations to see what they might look like today.

The Parthenon, GreeceMilecastle 39, England

Luxor Temple, Egypt

The Temple of Jupiter, ItalyArea Sacra di Largo Argentina – Temple B

The Pyramid of the Sun – Teotihuacán

Nohoch Mul Pyramid, Coba

 

Source:  Expedia