Between 15 the Spanish tried to settle Florida but all their settlements failed.
Finally, in 1565, the Spanish destroyed a French garrison on the St.
Jamestown, Virginia: In May 1607, English explorers with the Virginia Company landed on Jamestown Island, 60 miles from the mouth of the Chesapeake Bay.
Almost immediately the colonists were attacked by Algonquian natives, who would continue with their attacks for years, and the newcomers were forced to build a wooden fort.
You will not want to miss this iconic story of star-crossed lovers, set to beautiful dance and music.
The full Virginia Symphony Orchestra will be performing the beautiful Sergei Prokofiev score.The VSO has performed at Carnegie Hall, the Kennedy Center and reaches over 160,000 concertgoers and 45,000 children in Hampton Roads each year. Morris was born in New Zealand, where he studied conducting.He completed his studies in orchestral conducting and piano accompaniment at the Royal College of Music, London.Mesa Verde is another ancient city that is over a thousand years old and was built by the Pueblo Indians.However, almost all of these ancient pueblos were abandoned and now stand as ruins rather than vibrant cities. Mexico City is probably the oldest city in North America, as a continuation of the Aztec capital of Tenochtitlán, founded in about 1325. John's, Newfoundland, Canada was settled in 1528, and claims to be the oldest European-settled city in North America. John's earned its name when the explorer John Cabot became the first European to sail into its harbor on the Feast of St. It's also the easternmost city on the North American continent.