Sub-Category for “Interests > Historical”

Medieval Avignon: France's Bridge to the Past

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The historic Pont d'Avignon and Palais des Papes are among the highlights of this popular French river cruise

Strasbourg History: A French City With a German Accent

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Strasbourg history and culture are both rooted in France as well as Germany, making for a rich travel experince.

Something Borrowed: Tulips & the Heart of Holland

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The mania for Holland tulips began nearly 400 years ago, and has a back story as colorful as the bulbs themsleves.

Visit Arrowtown, New Zealand: A Golden Opportunity

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Go back in time at Arrowtown, New Zealand, a former Gold Rush settlement with plenty of old-time charm.

The Varanasi Ghats: The Front Steps of the Eternal

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Varanasi may be the world's oldest city, and is among the holiest Hindu sites, where ancient funeral rites liberate souls from the cycles of reincarnation.

Budapest's Landmark Central Synagogue: A Tower of Strength, A Symbol of Unity

Budapest's Landmark Central Synagogue: A Tower of Strength, A Symbol of Unity

Visit Fisherman's Bastion for Breathtaking Views of Budapest

The Fisherman's Bastion of Budapest offers breathtaking views the city known as the "Little Paris of Middle Europe." The impressive white stone,...

African Safari Celebrates Nelson Mandela

Travelers on Vantage African safari visit Nelson Mandela home in Johannesburg, South Africa

Rhine River Cruise Showcases Centuries of History, Culture, and Tradition

Take a trip back in time on a Rhine River Cruise and meander along rivers that wind their way past places that helped shaped history.

The African Safari and Beyond: Best Outings to Explore Southeast Africa

Though going on an African safari and spotting the "Big Five" is on the bucket lists of many travelers, Southeast Africa has so much more to offer.