Top Historic Locations Around The World: Bring The Past To Life
Historic destinations give you the chance to bring the past to life and remember all those things you forgot about in school. In these places where civilizations have been formed and thrived for so many years, you’ll open yourself up to a new way of understanding the past. Historic tours bring meaning to things you’ve only read about before, in a way that is possible only through the education and excitement of history travel.
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Of course the landscape, is unique for its beauty – it features that famous harbor, the Christ the Redeemer Statue and Sugarloaf Mountain. Naturally, the beach culture is unlike any other in the world, but Rio offers visitors an atmosphere of fun that makes every day a Carnival; it's what makes it such a beloved destination.See vacation rentals near Rio De Janeiro, Brazil
Hop on your camel for the ride of a lifetime. Sail on a felucca, one of Egypt’s traditional sailboats. Visit the Sphinx. Finally be able to say that you’ve seen the pyramids. A visit to Egypt is unlike any other on earth, with ancient history and age-old stories around every corner in this birthplace of civilization.See vacation rentals near Egypt
Be ready to snap plenty of pictures in what’s been called the world's “Most Photogenic City.” After you capture shots of the Vatican, Trevi Fountain, the Spanish Steps and Coliseum, you’ll have a lifetime of beautiful pictures – and memories. Say “formaggio!”See vacation rentals near Rome, Italy
Boston, with its much-visited Freedom Trail, played a vital role in the history of the Colonies and the United States. Visiting this lively and history-minded city allows you to travel back to a time of patriotism, revolution and transformation, all within a beautifully preserved urban landscape.See vacation rentals near Boston, MA
This city has drawn millions of faithful pilgrims, from all the word’s’ religions, for thousands of years.See vacation rentals near Jerusalem, Israel
The birthplace of democracy provides a lifetime of memories at world-famous archaeological monuments.See vacation rentals near Athens, Greece
This city, steeped in the history of the nation, continues to be a place for history in the making.See vacation rentals near Washington, D.C.
The ancient Alhambra palace complex, built more than 1,000 years ago, is at the heart of this city’s magnificent history.See vacation rentals near Granada, Spain
From the Great Wall to the Forbidden City, Beijing is the place to learn more about this fascinating country.See vacation rentals near Beijing, China
Machu Picchu, Peru
Built by the Incas in 1450, this site of mysterious ruins is one of the most intriguing destinations on earth.See vacation rentals near Machu Picchu, Peru