Cultural tours for the discerning traveller

AndrewWilson

Tours directed by Andrew Wilson, BA, BD, FSAScot

Andrew studied archaeology then theology before working overseas as an archaeologist, specialising in Roman frontier systems and Byzantine mosaics.

He has led many tours for ACE in the Graeco-Roman world, and also several in Britain, with a particular emphasis on the archaeology of his native Scotland.

Andrew is a member of the Society for Libyan Studies and a Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland and the Classical Association of Scotland. He is also a member of the Hadrianic Society.

CHRISTMAS IN TUNISIA

CHRISTMAS IN TUNISIA

21 December - 27 December, 2014
£1420

Take this opportunity to escape over the Christmas period and immerse yourself into... more

POMPEII WITH HERCULANEUM

POMPEII WITH HERCULANEUM

11 April - 17 April, 2015
£1575

Pompeii and Herculaneum, destroyed yet preserved by the volcanic catastrophe, offer... more

AQUILEIA CITY OF ANTIQUITY

AQUILEIA CITY OF ANTIQUITY

23 March - 27 March, 2015
£995

Aquileia, once described by Emperor Justinian as “the greatest of all towns in the West”... more

ROMAN & BYZANTINE RAVENNA

ROMAN & BYZANTINE RAVENNA

16 March - 20 March, 2015
£990

Today a tranquil town of cobbled streets, Ravenna served as the final capital of the Western... more

AQUILEIA CITY OF ANTIQUITY

AQUILEIA CITY OF ANTIQUITY

09 March - 13 March, 2015
£995

Aquileia, once described by Emperor Justinian as “the greatest of all towns in the West”... more

OTTOMAN TURKEY

OTTOMAN TURKEY

26 April - 06 May, 2015
£2140

Its skyline studded with domes and minarets, Istanbul pays eloquent testimony to more... more

CYCLADES: ANCIENT ISLANDS OF THE AEGEAN

CYCLADES: ANCIENT ISLANDS OF THE AEGEAN

13 May - 23 May, 2015
£2490

Sail to seven of these ancient islands, taking a broad approach as we immerse ourselves... more

THE HOLY LAND

THE HOLY LAND

26 February - 05 March, 2015
£2295

We will explore Jerusalem from the early Iron Age (David and Solomon) through the rise... more

Nile Cruise: From Luxor to Aswan

Nile Cruise: From Luxor to Aswan

16 November - 23 November, 2015
£2790

Between Luxor and Aswan we will navigate the Nile at a leisurely pace taking in monumental... more

Lycian Cruise

Lycian Cruise

12 September - 26 September, 2015
£3130

Many of the most striking cities in the Greek and Roman world are to be found along... more

Carian Cruise: Ephesus & the Cities of the Aegean

Carian Cruise: Ephesus & the Cities of the Aegean

26 September - 10 October, 2015
£3260

In classical times the waters of the Carian coast witnessed the plying of Roman galleys,... more

Wild & Ancient Orkney

Wild & Ancient Orkney

18 July - 25 July, 2015
£1640

Separated from the Scottish mainland by the stormy Pentland Firth, the Orkney Islands... more

Early Christian & Mediaeval Rome

Early Christian & Mediaeval Rome

26 October - 31 October, 2015
£1695

Trace the development of early Christian art in the unique context of Rome, where... more

Eastern Macedonia & Thrace

Eastern Macedonia & Thrace

05 June - 15 June, 2015
£2275

Throughout history Thrace has played a pivotal role in the migration of peoples and the marching... more