17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
timeless Aymara ruins under the Milky Way

Ancient Aymara ruins under the brilliant Milky Way. These ruins sit just above the modern town whose lights illuminate the edges of the ruins. I live in a city so seeing the Milky Way in a truly dark clear area is an awesome sight.

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Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Bolivia
Copyright: © Gerri Whitley