17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
City of the Dead in North Ossetia

n the mountains of North Ossetia, near the village of Dargavs, is located one of the most mysterious and sinister objects in the region - the "city of the dead." This is the name of the ancient necropolis, which contains the remains of seven centuries ago. And according to the most approximate estimates, more than 10 thousand people are buried here.

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Date Taken: 06.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Russia
Camera: NIKON D800E
Copyright: © Vladimir Ivanov