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It's a new year, a new decade and we're making #History! From local legends to ancient ruins, show us your best photos & tips with a historic perspective to win $2020 for travel. Trover Ambassador Laurence Norah will pick the winning discovery. Upload your photo, write a unique description with details of the history, and include the tag #History to enter. Ends January 29th. Upload now! Full details on the trover blog: http://blog.trover.com/january-2020-photo-contest-history/
Ponte 25 de Abril, PortugalPonte 25 de AbrilPortugal25th of April Bridge was inaugurated on August 6, 1966. It is often compared to the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, US, because they are both...National Sanctuary of Christ the King, Almada, PortugalNational Sanctuary of Christ the KingAlmada, PortugalSanctuary of Christ the King is a Catholic monument and shrine dedicated to the Sacred Heart of Jesus Christ situated in Almada and overlooking the...Rue Couillard, Quebec City, QuebecRue CouillardQuebec City, QuebecSteps away from the curious crowds on rue Saint-Jean in Old Quebec City, rue Couillard is a quiet street with charming historic buildings, Épicerie...Rock of Cashel, Tipperary, IrelandRock of CashelTipperary, IrelandThe Rock of Cashel is a formidable series of religious structures that overlooks County Tipperary in Ireland. The area holds significant religious...Cemitério do Alto de São João, Lisbon, PortugalCemitério do Alto de São JoãoLisbon, PortugalCemitério do Alto de São João is like a small city for dead. Not only the mausoleums are beautiful, but also the view of the city and river Tagus....Cemitério do Alto de São João, Lisbon, PortugalCemitério do Alto de São JoãoLisbon, PortugalThis will be a bit unusual landmark. Cemitério do Alto de São João was built in 1833 due to an outbreak of cholera and is featuring unique funerary...Diocletian's Palace, Split, CroatiaDiocletian's PalaceSplit, CroatiaDiocletian’s Palace was built as the home for the Roman Emperor after retirement in the 4th Century CE. The original complex featured the empirical...Cabo da Roca, Colares, PortugalCabo da RocaColares, PortugalCabo da Roca is westernmost point of continental Europe. When you have visited all the castles in Sintra, I recommend visiting Cabo da Roca. You...Rock of Cashel, Tipperary, IrelandRock of CashelTipperary, IrelandThe Rock of Cashel, also known as Cashel of the Kings and St. Patrick's Rock, is a historic site located at Cashel, County Tipperary, Ireland. The...Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny, IrelandKilkenny CastleKilkenny, IrelandKilkenny Castle is a castle in Kilkenny, Ireland built in 1195 to control a fording-point of the River Nore. Few buildings in Ireland can boast a...Wellington Cable Car, Wellington, New ZealandWellington Cable CarWellington, New ZealandThe Wellington Cable Car was originally built in 1902 and transports you from Lambton Quay to the Kelburn district of Wellington. This ride...Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra, PortugalQuinta da RegaleiraSintra, PortugalWhen visiting Lisbon, take a day trip to nearby city of Sintra, which is a major luxury dining and tourism destination within the Portuguese...Kilkenny, IrelandKilkennyIrelandKilkenny is the county town of County Kilkenny built on both banks of the River Nore in the province of Leinster, Ireland. Home to Ireland's...Kilkenny, IrelandKilkennyIrelandKilkenny is the county town of County Kilkenny built on both banks of the River Nore in the province of Leinster, Ireland. Home to Ireland's...Cape Palliser Lighthouse, Cape Palliser, New ZealandCape Palliser LighthouseCape Palliser, New ZealandCape Palliser Lighthouse was built in 1897. The climb to the top features 250 steps and overlooks the southernmost point of the North Island of...Jerome Arizona, Jerome, ArizonaJerome ArizonaJerome, ArizonaJerome was built on Cleopatra Hill above a vast deposit of copper. Prehistoric Native Americans were the first miners, seeking colored stones. The...Castelo de S. Jorge, Lisbon, PortugalCastelo de S. JorgeLisbon, PortugalSão Jorge Castle is like a fairytale castle. You can pretend to be a knight, climb every tower and pretend to fight a dragon. :D Inspiring place....Castelo de S. Jorge, Lisbon, PortugalCastelo de S. JorgeLisbon, PortugalSão Jorge Castle is overlooking the historical centre of Lisbon, so you can never miss it. Although some tour guides will advise you not to go...West Virginia Market Place, Charleston, West VirginiaWest Virginia Market PlaceCharleston, West VirginiaIn the late 1800s, the Kanawha and Michigan Railroad built a railyard on Smith Street that bustled with commerce important to the region’s growth...Glendalough, IrelandGlendaloughIrelandGlendalough is home to one of the most important monastic sites in Ireland. This Christian monastic settlement was founded in the 6th century. Most...
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