Traditional architecture in Morocco
Traditional architecture in Morocco

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Polyphonic Music in Georgia

August 20 2019

The country of Georgia is rich in history and cultural tradition. It is known for its stunning landscapes that span the Caucasus mountains and border the Black Sea as well as its impressive archaeology and architecture that have inspired countless empires to build fortresses and cathedrals dating back millennia. Moreover,…

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Uzbekistan & The Silk Road

August 13 2019

The Silk Road, also known as the Silk Route, was an ancient network of routes that linked the regions of the ancient world in commerce and trade. Formally established in 130 BCE, it was not only central to economic prosperity, but it also promoted the cultural, political, and religious exchanges…

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The Chachapoyas: The Cloud Warriors

August 5 2019

The premiere scene from the legendary film Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark, Indiana Jones searches the booby-trapped ruins of a Chachapoyan temple for a golden idol. While this is a Hollywood classic scene, the history behind the mysterious Chachapoyan civilization is just as fascinating.

The Chachapoyas…

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