• Norway!

    Norway: Sunnylvsfjord. Go Now!

    Norway
    Known for its natural beauty, Norway is home to isolated villages, fjords, and mountains that create a culture and landscape without compare. Begin Your Journey!

  • Palau!

    Palau: "70 Islands!" Go Now!

    Palau
    Few people have even heard of this small Micronesian country, but those who have often return with stories of beauty unmatched elsewhere, such as view of the "70 Islands" (pictured). Go Now!

  • Spain!

    Spain: Guell Park and Gaudi architecture. Go Now!

    Spain
    Fusion foods, lively music, historic ruins, and cultural events like the Running of the Bulls and La Tomatina make Spain and Barcelona (pictured) a favorite tourist destination. Explore Spain!

  • Jordan!

    Jordan: Petra. Go Now!

    Jordan
    Tucked away in this Middle Eastern country, the famed city of Petra (pictured) links the past to the present culture. Explore Jordan!

  • Chile!

    Chile: Torres del Paine National Park. Go Now!

    Chile
    The Andes dominate much of Chile, including the breath-taking Torres del Paine National Park (pictured). However, the country also hosts the world's driest desert and a thriving metropolis. Begin Your Journey!

  • Australia!

    Australia: Great Barrier Reef. Go Now!

    Australia
    The world's largest and most famous reef, the Great Barrier Reef (pictured) is enough to draw many to Australia, but the cities, foods, and untamed interior are also reason enough to visit. Begin Your Journey!

Articles Tagged: History

 

Top Spots in Sri Lanka that Explore the Country&39;s Heritage
By Flora Cox
September 22, 2014

Travelling to Sri Lanka can be your unique way to get acquainted with the rich Sri Lankan heritage and culture apparent everywhere on the island. The island's impressive 3000-year-old history leaves behind numerous traces of this past thriving in beautiful spots. Here are the top spots in Sri Lanka that are your best bets for exploring the dynamic heritage of the island.... Continue Reading

Norwegian History
Edited By Safari the Globe

The first people to make their way to Norway likely arrived in about 12,000 BC after the glaciers in the region began to recede. These glaciers also helped carve out the landscape of Norway and these early settlers faced huge physical obstacles in settlement due to the mountains, but found the coastline ideal for fishing and hunting.

As the glaciers continued to recede, the people continued to expand further north... Continue Reading