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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Cities to Travel on Webcams

10 Cities to Travel on Webcams For those who cannot or do not want to leave home due to the coronavirus. We take advantage of technology to see what happens in many cities without leaving home. They are the best known New York, Rome, Paris, London. It is possible to see live and direct what is happening in a place, through a webcam. Emblematic tourist places are seen, these days almost without people on the street. These are some of …

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History of Tourism: The Grand Tour 17th to 18th century

The Grand Tour. Educational Journey of the 17th to 18th century History of Tourism: Grand Tour : In the 18th century, young English aristocrats completed their education with a trip through Europe that was very initiatory. In eighteenth-century Britain, nobles played a relevant role in politics and diplomacy. After a long period of convulsions, the country had established itself as a parliamentary monarchy and enjoyed political and religious stability. It was also going through a period of great prosperity, the …

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Nude Paintings on National Gallery London – Virtual tour

Ancient Nude Paintings on National Gallery London – on line Ancient Nude Paintings on National Gallery:  In the Baroque era, the classical nude reaches the maximum degree of expressiveness are the Venetian artists of the 16th century. These beekeepers are the ones who mark the climax of the full Renaissance. At this high point we can name great artists from Venice such as Titian, Veronese and Tintoretto. They are the ones who manage to express the main lines of the …

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Traveler’s Checks: History of Tourism

In the history of tourism the travelers check had a prominent role. But there was a history of the middle ages although it seems incredible Traveler’s Checks & Knights Templar Traveler’s Checks History of Tourism: The unified Temple Church, between Fleet Street and the River Thames, was consecrated in 1185 as the London home of members of the Order of the Poor Knights of Christ and of the Temple of Solomon. Also known as the Knights Templar. The Knights Templar …

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