Photo of the “Llullaillaco Maiden”, a 15 year old girl sacrificed during the Inca Empire for both purposes of religious rite and social control. She was chosen a year prior to her death, fed a ritualistic diet for an approximate twelve months to make her gain weight, then was drugged and left on the shrine at Volcano Llullaillaco, where she was left to die of exposure. For five hundred years, her body had been preserved at 82 ft. She is considered to be the best preserved Andean mummy ever…

Photo of the “Llullaillaco Maiden”, a 15 year old girl sacrificed during the Inca Empire for both purposes of religious rite and social control. She was chosen a year prior to her death, fed a.

Cerro Torre, Argentina

Cerro Torre, Argentina - South America is high up on my travel bucket list for sure, especially Argentina.

The 15-year-old “Llullaillaco Maiden” was sacrificed by the Incan empire along with two other children on top of Mt. Llullaillco, in northern Argentina 500 years ago

Inca Ice Maiden: A Inca girl preserved in ice as a sacrifice for 500 years is now on display in the High Mountain Archaeological Museum in Argentina.

…•… Argentina Architecture

Congreso de Buenos Aires - Located in Buenos Aires downtown, the Congreso is one of the examples of Buenos Aires' amazing architecture.

<3 Mount FITZ ROY, USHUAYA-PATAGONIA,ARGENTINA

Picture of Laguna de Los Tres and mount Fitz Roy, Dramatical sunrise, Patagonia,. stock photo, images and stock photography.

<3 <3 <3 Mount FITZ ROY, USHUAYA - PATAGONIA, ARGENTINA!

Sunset light over the Fitz Roy mount in Patagonia. I was amazed by the color of the lenticular cloud, above the "smoky mountain". Fitz Roy area, Patagonia, Argentina by Xavier Jamonet on

Glaciar, PERITO MORENO - ARGENTINA!

Moreno Glacier rises above Lake Argentino as a rugged wall three miles wide and almost 200 feet tall. One of 47 massive ice fields in Argentine Patagonia’s Glaciers National Park, this grinding, groaning force of nature covers a hundred square miles.

<3 Mount FTZ ROY, USHUAYA-PATAGONIA, ARGENTINA!

Photo Mount Fitz Roy, Patagonia, Argentina by Dmitry Pichugin on

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