Turkey and Greece: Exploring Biblical and Other Historical Ruins by Venice Kichura
“Turkey and Greece: Exploring Biblical and Other Historical Ruins” is a book that focuses on highlights of a recent trip to Turkey and Greece. This eBook, which contains roughly 7,500 words, is considered to be a long article. The book begins with an overall of Turkey and Istanbul, noting interesting facts for tourists. The reader travels through several ancient Biblical and historical ruins and cities, such as Troy, Pergamum, ancient Smyrna (modern day Izmir) and Ephesus in Turkey. There’s also historical background information on Greece where the author visited cities and ruins, such as Athens, Corinth, Philippi and Thessaloniki. Scriptures, regarding the second missionary trip of the apostle Paul, as well those in the book of Revelation in which the seven churches are addressed, are also included. After visiting Turkey and Greece the Scriptures come alive to Christians, after having walked in the footsteps of the Apostle Paul. The book also includes photos and concludes with useful traveling tips.
Venice Kichura is a freelance writer who writes for several websites and has been published in print media. A graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, Venice holds a Bachelor of Science in English and History. She started her writing career as a feature writer for a South Florida newspaper where she also wrote a weekly column. Venice has been published in several print publications, including “Connecticut Parents Magazine", “God Allows U-Turns”, "Pentecostal Evangel","Sonlight Christian Newspaper" and others. She’s written more than 1,000 internet articles which have been published in sites such as Suite 101 and Associated Content. As a writer for Demand Media since 2008, she's written numerous articles for websites such as "Garden Guides" and others. Venice has a passion for encouraging others in their Christian walk and has written book reviews for the Christianity section of About.com.