“What is history?
An echo of the past in the future, a reflex from the future on the past”
Victor Hugo (1802-1885, French poet, novelist, and dramatist)
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The web portal Historia Vivens (from the Latin: historia – "history" and vivens – "living") is devoted to the extraordinary cultural, historical, folkloric and natural heritage of Europe. It invites into a charming journey across the world of History and Traditions that become alive thanks to the historical reenactment, living history museums taking the visitor into the different centuries and environment, various festivals and celebrations featuring historical events, recreation of the everyday life of different periods, folkloric traditions of different folks.
Historia Vivens aims to contribute to preserve and promote the European historical, archaeological, cultural and natural heritage, paying particular attention to the Living History and Reenactment practices, Heritage Tourism and Folklore traditions of the different European countries by providing high quality information through dedicated websites and photography.
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