Historic places are very popular for tourists. A country's past can be very interesting, especially to historians or to regular people like you and me.
Old buildings such as cathedrals and temples are very beautiful and have amazing architecture. Unfortunately, many of them have worn away over time, through weathering by the wind, rain and other natural elements, or through indiscriminate destruction by man.
We all have different reasons for our interests in particular buildings, monuments, cities, towns be it the architecture, whether someone famous lived there or whether it was built by an ancient civilization as with the case of Alexandria.
Some popular historic places are:
What are YOUR favorite Historic Places?
Do you have a great story about a historic place that you visited? Share it! Where would you love to visit next?