Salem Maritime National Historic Site 

Salem Maritime National Historic Site  is a National Historic Site consisting of 12 historic structures, one replica tall-ship, and about 9 acres (36,000 m2) of land along the waterfront of Salem Harbor in Salem, Massachusetts. Salem Maritime is the first National Historic Site established in the United States (March 17, 1938). interprets the Triangle Trade during the colonial period, in cotton, rum, sugar and slaves. The actions of privateers during the American Revolution; and global maritime trade with the Far East, after …

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History of the Architects of the Castle of Chenonceau

Decoration and Architects of Chenonceau Castle You can know the history of a building through the works of its builders. This is the History of the architects of the Castle of Chenonceau. The castle we know today was built on the demolition of an old fortress and a fortified mill owned by the Marques family. From that time only the tribute tower that was modified in the style of the time and its new owners survives. It was built by …

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The History of Tourism in Ancient Greece and Rome.

Tourism in Ancient Greece and Rome: Historic Evolution of Tourism This is the first part of an investigation of the History of Tourism. The second part, Tourism in the Middle Ages can be read here Tourism is a series of trips made for pleasure or for commercial, professional or similar reasons, during which the absence of habitual residence is only temporary. Triumph Arch in Via Agrippa – Orange – (France) Modern tourism was born in the XIX century, as a …

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History of Tourism, National Parks

History of Tourism: National Parks at World National parks in the history of tourism are a separate chapter. It is about the coincidence of the consolidation of the federal state and the Nation as well as the end of internal disputes, both territorial and political. The federal state is responsible for the conservation of an important part of the territory (national park) and in turn promotes its knowledge. The economic rise of the middle class facilitated access to national parks. …

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Lake District National Park UK

Lake District National Park  Lake District National Park is a paradise of lakes and charming villages. In a bucolic environment of natural beauty of lakes and misty mountains. It is a delightful experience. The Lake District has 16 lakes with trails and bike lanes and is the UK’s largest national park. It is also the most visited. Lake District National Park – Cumbria County It has more than 2,000 square kilometers of surface and has Scafell Pike, the highest mountain. …

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