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Gems and Giants of Europe: Scotland, Ireland, Wales, England, and Greece

Gems and Giants of Europe: Scotland, Ireland, Wales, England, and Greece


Step back in history with us and rediscover the astounding sights of Stonehenge, the Greek temples, and Buckingham Palace. Find yourself surrounded on every side by Shakespearean actors as you step through the Globe Theatre and make your way to Westminster Abbey to meet the monarchy. Watch life take on meaning as you walk through Greece’s Athens and Thermopylae, near the residences of Aristotle, Plato, and Socrates. Explore Wales: Spend a night at Tredegar House and a day at the Pontcysyllte Aqueducts. Give Scotland and Ireland equal attention when you’re swept away to Edinburgh Castle and Dublin. What beauties will you discover hidden in the mosaic of history?


  • Recommended for: Ages 6+ / Grades 2-3
  • Instructor: Ljubica Smolovic
  • Day and Time: Thursdays, 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM ET
  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Dates: September 14, 21, 28, October 5


Born and raised in a small country in the South of Europe (Montenegro), Ljubica fell in
love with meeting the rest of the world through her travel. She graduated from the Law
faculty at the University of Montenegro in her home country. A nerd at the core, she
believes in lifelong education, always looking for the next course or class she can take.
As a teacher, she is committed and compassionate and loves to see her students’
progress. She believes everyone has their own pace and way of learning and is willing
to help students find their own. In her free time, you can find her reading under a tree
and planning her next adventure.

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