The Library of Celsius (Ephesus)

Today's journey was a walk through time. As we meandered through the ancient ruins at Ephesus we crested a hill only to be greeted by the remains of the Library of Celsius. We stopped in amazement as we gazed upon the structure. It was built in the year of 135 AD, in the memory of... Continue Reading →

Class is in session…

Brianna and Chad attened a full day of classes during their first day in Turkey. Their instructor, Murat, briefly lectured on the background of each of the historic sites and then allowed them time to explored for themselves. Today's class included the Blue Mosque, Hagia Sophia, the Byzantine Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace, the Turkish Military Museum... Continue Reading →

Tour Summary

Our departure is fast approaching and I hope that the weather allows us to make our connections.  Looking forward to exploring more of Turkey.  Below is our itinerary: Day 1: Arrive in Istanbul Day 2: Tour Istanbul: St. Sophia, Blue Mosque, Hippodrome, Topkapi Palace and Grand Bazaar Day 3: Istanbul and Cappadocia: Spice Market, Bosphorus... Continue Reading →

Study Abroad Trip

Next month, two students, my husband, and I will embark on a 10 day journey through Turkey.  I will be leading the students on a Spring Break Study Abroad experience focusing on the history and culture of Turkey.  After spending a few days in Istanbul, my favorite city, we will travel to Cappadocia, Konya, Pamukkale,... Continue Reading →

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