The prehistoric Cave Grotte Chauvet
The Birthplace of Art
In my humble opinion, one of the greatest discoveries of the past 25 years. Please, take a little moment and read the following story, you will not regret it.
Inside the heavily protected Chauvet cave in France
IT IS a cave so closely guarded that only three people know the code to the half-tonne reinforced door that seals its entrance, where cameras keep watch 24 hours a day.
For tens of thousands of years, time stopped in the cave nestled deep in a limestone cliff that hangs over the lush, meandering Ardeche River ( southern France), until it was discovered in 1994 by a group of cave experts.
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