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.

OTTOMAN TURKEY

OTTOMAN TURKEY

27 April - 07 May, 2014
£2090

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

14 May - 24 May, 2014
£2390

The Cycladic Islands, scattered across the Aegean south-east of Athens, are the timeless... more

ABERDEENSHIRE: STANDING STONES TO SCOTTISH TOWER HOUSES

ABERDEENSHIRE: STANDING STONES TO SCOTTISH TOWER HOUSES

05 August - 11 August, 2014
£1295

Watered by two great rivers arising in the Cairngorms, the Dee and the Don, the rolling... more

WILD & ANCIENT ORKNEY

WILD & ANCIENT ORKNEY

19 July - 26 July, 2014
£1590

This tour encompasses the whole range of the islands’ history, from prehistory... more

POMPEII WITH HERCULANEUM

POMPEII WITH HERCULANEUM

11 October - 17 October, 2014
£1520

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

IMPERIAL ROME

IMPERIAL ROME

20 October - 25 October, 2014
£1520

Perhaps the greatest empire that the world has ever seen, the Roman Empire expanded... more

MOROCCO: ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE WESTERN KINGDOM

MOROCCO: ARCHAEOLOGY OF THE WESTERN KINGDOM

15 November - 28 November, 2014
£2995

The spread of Islam, combined with the spirit of al-Andalus, gave birth in Morocco... more

LYCIAN CRUISE

LYCIAN CRUISE

20 September - 04 October, 2014
£2960

The most thrilling way to experience the bygone cities of Lycia and south-eastern... more

CYCLADES: ANCIENT ISLANDS OF THE AEGEAN

CYCLADES: ANCIENT ISLANDS OF THE AEGEAN

28 May - 07 June, 2014
£2390

The Cycladic Islands, scattered across the Aegean south-east of Athens, are the timeless... more

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