Goodbye Italy!
Mar19

Goodbye Italy!

Friends and Family, Our trip to Italy was a great success! Our knowledge of ancient cities is greatly increased...   Signed, Drs. Smith and Reynolds, Nicole, Jillian, Antonia, Michael, Nicole and Rory  ...

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Rome
Mar16

Rome

Buongiorno! We have arrived!  Rome is amazing.  So much to see and do and so little time. The train ride from Naples was quick and the Italian countryside was beautiful....

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Pompei and Herculaneum
Mar14

Pompei and Herculaneum

  Hi all, Today we visited the Roman cities of Herculaneum and Pompei.  As you can image it was pretty amazing!          ...

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Valley of the Temples
Mar12

Valley of the Temples

Day 1 We arrived in Italy yesterday after-noon from JFK to Palermo, Sicily. After our rooftop breakfast overlooking the beautiful capital we were on our way to explore the ancient Greek ruins in the Valley of the Temples. We met our tour guide Giovanna who led us through the ancient city along with the aid of our Professors Smith and Reynolds. It was an amazing experience to witness the catacombs and the temples of Juno, Zeus, and...

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On the way to Italy

For those of you who are hearing about our EYH Rome trip for the first time see the course description below. Course Description: This trip is designed to be an integral part of HI 252: Ancient Mediterranean Cities, making both the Mediterranean and the extraordinary ancient sites in Italy come alive in your imagination. We will spend the first part of the semester studying the evolution of democracy, art and theater in ancient Greek...

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