5 Most Popular Historical Places To Visit In 2018

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Our world is full of incredible man-made wonders which are waiting to be discovered. All those ancient ruins have a lot to teach us. Especially for people who want to learn more about the history of humanity, these Most Popular 5, Historical Places are unique pieces to start with.

Learning about our history and historical places will also help us to figure out how can we deal with today and what can we do tomorrow.  First, read about Most Popular 5 Historical Places To Visit In 2018 and choose one to start discovering!

1)Machu Picchu

Known as the “Lost City of the Incas”, Machu Picchu is located on the top of a mountain in Peru. Machu Picchu was the center of the Inka civilization until the Spanish occupation. After the occupation, local people of Machu Picchu abandoned the area.

This ancient ruin was made a UNESCO World Heritage site and also declared a member of New Seven Wonders Of the World.  Machu Picchu is open a year-round however the number of tourists occurred a concern about the historical area. Now, there are limitations to the number of people who can enter the area.

2)Stonehenge

Stonehenge is one of the most mysterious wanders in the world. Scholars still don’t have an explanation about how builders put those heavy stones above another one. Also, the purpose behind its construction is still a secret.

This iconic structure is located near Salisbury, England. Visitors can’t go into the circle because of the fact that the structure is fenced now.  But Stonehenge is still a member of the most popular historical places!

3)Colosseum

Have you ever wondered about how would it be if you lived in an old era? What if I told you that you can walk from the road which Caesar used to walk? Sounds amazing, right? Colosseum is a huge old con-structure which used to be an arena.  You can have a stroll in the ancient arena and imagine the gladiators while fighting.

Colosseum is located in Rome, Italy. Throughout the ages, the Colosseum has damaged a little bit but it still stands with all its magnificence. In addition, because of the fact that the bloggers love photo shoot near the Colosseum, it’s even more popular than ever! It’s nice to see that historical places still finds approval.

4)Taj Mahal

Located in Agra-India, this place is one of the greatest symbols of love. The emperor Shah Jahan built it after his beloved wife. Beyond its emotional meaning, this huge tomb is really eye-pleasing.  It was also named as a UNESCO World Heritage site and included to the New Seven Wonders of the World.

Taj Mahal attracts millions of tourists every year with its symmetrical structure and white marble siding. However, the white marbles are under threat of air pollution which damages both it’s color and material. If you love discovering historical places, you should immediately see that magnificent tomb before it gets damaged more.

5)The Alhambra

Alhambra means “red or crimson castle” in Arabic. However Muslim analysts think that the name Alhambra actually refers to “by the light of torches”.  Perhaps they named it like that due to the fact that the hill transforms into gold when the sunlight touches to the walls of the fortress.

The Alhambra is actually a fortress, a palace and a city at the same time with a wonderful view. It also has many different gardens and towers inside of it to discover. In addition, this historical place is one of the members of World Heritage Sites. So many tourists visit there to dive into the Medieval culture and take a deep breath with its magnificent view.

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