10 Unmissable European Archaeological Sites

10 Unmissable European Archaeological Sites

The archaeological history of Europe is truly wondrous for its diversity. History enthusiasts traveling around Europe will find themselves spoiled for choice, with historical treasures being found in every direction. Whatever part of European history fascinates you...
Sites to See on an Archaeological Tour of Ireland

Sites to See on an Archaeological Tour of Ireland

Ireland is a country rich in legend, myth, and history. Its thousands of castles, ancient monasteries, and megalithic tombs call out to our imaginations, to historians, archeologists, and storytellers.  Ireland has many stories to tell and Far Horizons’ Ireland...
Essential Sites to See on an Archaeology Tour of the UK

Essential Sites to See on an Archaeology Tour of the UK

The earliest evidence of humans living in what is now the United Kingdom dates back to the Last Glacial Period. From this point to medieval times, a succession of cultures arrived, including the Romans, Saxons, and Normans. Each new arrival brought a different way of...
5 Sites to See on an Archaeology tour of Turkey

5 Sites to See on an Archaeology tour of Turkey

Turkey has an incredibly deep and significant history that stretches back into the classical era, and even further. It was the birthplace of Aesop, St Paul the Apostle, and Herodotus — the father of history.  Turkey’s exciting, vibrant history makes it one of the most...
Karahantep – in Eastern Turkey – maybe older Göbekli Tepe

Karahantep – in Eastern Turkey – maybe older Göbekli Tepe

Karahantepe, along with world-famous Göbekli Tepe, is part of a cluster of Neolithic settlements spread over 125 miles of southeastern Turkey between the Tigris and Euphrates Rivers. The monumental structures carved out of the bedrock contain T-shaped pillars and...