Turkish Aromatic Odyssey
Situated at the cross roads of Europe and Asia, Turkey is an ancient country of
great natural beauty and diversity, washed on three sides by sea, with dramatic
mountain ranges, mighty rivers,
striking countryside and remarkable ancient ruins.
The history of Turkey is vast, stretching back
beyond 2,500 BC with names such as Troy, Homer,
Alexander the Great, St Paul, the Roman Empire,
Ephesus, the Crusades and the Ottoman Empire, all taking their
place in Turkey's colorful tapestry of cultures and events.
We will walk amongst the ruins of ancient Greece, the Byzantine empire and
medieval times, pondering this glorious past and marvel at
the richness of Turkey's contemporary cultural heritage.
During our sojourn we will explore the rich aromatic
heritage of this diverse land, from exotic Istanbul
with its dramatic mosques, Roman and Ottoman relics, bustling markets,
bazaars, spice merchants and Turkish baths situated on the shores of the
||We will then journey to the spectacular beauty of
Cappadocia, one of the cradles of early Christianity
with its underground churches and cities carved out of the other-worldly
magnificent hand made carpets and mystical whirling
dervishes. Our path will then take us along the beautiful blue Mediterranean and some
of the most stunning coastline in the world to
explore gorgeous small villages and cruise the azure waters.
Along the way we will experience glorious fields of fragrant
Turkish roses, breathtaking countryside, rose oil
distilleries, pampering spa treatments, wonderful
accommodation and delicious cuisine.
Robbi's inspirational, ground-breaking book
"The Blossoming Heart - Aromatherapy for Healing and Transformation" has now
acheived best seller status and has been translated into Spanish and Mandarin Chinese.
Copies are available via our book order page