iOS app Android app

Historical Places

The 10 Best Practical Places to Explore Ancient Rome

Historvius | Posted 11.06.2013 | Travel

The legacy of the Roman Empire can be found in far more places than you might imagine. Many of the most interesting ancient sites, however, are located in countries and regions that are difficult or dangerous to visit. Fear not.

PHOTOS: Europe's Most Striking Cathedrals

Historvius | Posted 04.28.2013 | Travel

As well as serving their religious purpose, Europe's cathedrals now rank among the most popular and beautiful attractions in the world.

PHOTOS: Eerie, Creepy and Haunted Historic Sites

Historvius | Posted 10.09.2012 | Travel

It's that time of year again when we celebrate the ghoulish, the creepy and the downright terrifying. So, where can you go to get your fix of frightening phenomena?

14 Picturesque English Castle Ruins

Historvius | Posted 10.30.2011 | Travel

These dramatic vestiges stand as testimony to a history full of conquests and battles, of devastating civil wars and the clashes of kingdoms.

PHOTOS: World's Most Bizarre Historical Sites

AOL Travel News | Posted 09.18.2011 | Travel

Alien conspiracies, unexplained ancient objects and mysterious disappearances; there's no need to look to fiction for your fix of mystery when real li...