Tag Archives: Heritage

Top 10 stimulating female wanderers

Many female hurtle adventurers have become lost in time so, to celebrate International Womens Day, we pick 10 prodigious women who eluded convention to undertake awe-inspiring journeys Jeanne Baret( 1740 -1 807) Portrait of Jeanne Baret. Picture: Getty Images Baret is recognised as the first woman to circumnavigate countries around the world but she had … Read More

If US national parks are to continue to thrive they must manifest the diversity of our population

As the National Park Service changes 100, a brand-new safarus aims to acquire the countrys natural spaces more petitioning to all Americans, regardless of hasten, over the next century In the sweltering heat of a summertime date, I stepped along the visitor ways of Yosemite national park. I had just made the five-hour drive from … Read More

Forgotten cities# 9: combating racism and breaks- the plundering of Great Zimbabwe

In the 19 th century, European visitors to this abandoned medieval municipality refused to believe that indigenous Africans could have constructed such an extensive network of headstones. Such ignorance was ruinous for the remains of Great Zimbabwe In the early 16 th century, rumours of a mysterious fortress with stupendous walls, abandoned in the African … Read More