Tag: History

DESTINATIONS, LIVING GEOGRAPHY

A journey back in time- 16 most ancient historic places on the Earth

Many people think that geography and history are separate subjects, only because we study them in this way at school. But they are much more related than one can imagine. If you are a traveler and explorer, no matter how much you love geography, you simply can’t skip history. So, let’ make another journey, aimed at the most ancient historical…

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DESTINATIONS, MALAYSIA

An ultimate guide to Penang- places to visit in the multicultural gem of Malaysia

Peninsular Malaysia is full of a variety of nature, culture, and history. There are many places around the country, where you can taste all of it in various ways. Some of these places are more representative, so they have become popular landmarks. One of these landmarks is Penang- a beautiful island near the west coast of the Malay Peninsula. Let’s…

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DESTINATIONS, MALAYSIA

An ultimate guide to Melaka for explorers- which places to visit in the historical center of Malaysia

Malaysia is a beautiful country, presenting various natural landscapes- tropical beaches, equatorial rainforests, highlands, and coral islands. There is also a rich variety of ethnic cultures and traditions. But this country has also some history to reveal, and this history is really fascinating. And one of the best places presenting the country’s history is the city of Melaka, known also…

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DESTINATIONS, PHILIPPINES

A guide to Cebu City for explorers- tourist spots you should visit

If you go to explore the Philippines, you could follow various itineraries. But if your itinerary’s route goes through the middle of the country, you most likely would include Cebu City in it. Even if you don’t like big cities, but only nature, again, at least Cebu would be your important transportation hub. But if you want to explore everything,…

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CHINA, DESTINATIONS

Kashgar- an ancient pearl between the West and the East

The Silk Road- this famous ancient route system has been connecting two main civilization areas for thousands of years. It has been like a bridge between the West and the East. The West has been known for its highly developed classical empires- Greek, Roman, and the European kingdoms. And the East has been known for its “Subcelestial Empire”, now known…

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