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New POI on Ramar map: Karahunj, Stonehenge of Armenia

Zorats Karer, also known as Karahunj is often referred to as the Armenian Stonehenge. The site is rich with stone settings, burial cists and standing stones – Menhirs. In total registered 223 stones. The heights of the stones range from 0.5 to 3 m (above ground) and weight up to 10 tons.

Link to the RAMAR Mystery POI

New POI on Ramar map: Hattusa – Hittites capital

Hattusa was the capital city of the Hittites. Todays ruins are spread over the whole valley. Megalithic wall constructions and mixed creatures as gate keepers survived until today. The earliest settlement was dated back to 6000 BC. and it stays in direct connection with the mythology of the “Gods – as teachers from the heavens”, incl. the nearby sanctuary of Yazilikaya.