I had hoped to feel some of the energy, the stories from seeing so many earthly remains in one place. Unfortunately, with the crowds, camera flashes and noise, I was unable to have a quiet, centering moment to feel anything. It was however, a worthy experience and a place that I am happy to have seen.
Oh, and climbing those stairs down and up? Priceless victory for exercise challenged me!
|It was actually this dark in most places in the tunnels.|
|Small villages were carved into tunnel recesses.|
|Coming up into some light before the dreaded spiral staircase.|
|Piled and carefully arranged to the ceilings.|