This group of teenagers and parent chaperones embarked on an educational trip of a lifetime around Italy from June 14 to 22. They visited Milan, Verona, Venice, Assisi, Florence, Rome and Pompeii. Along the way they took a gondola ride, saw The David, visited the Colosseum, Vatican City, observed glass blowing and leather making demonstrations and much more. The group (from left) Rachel Whitbeck, Erin Hynd, Roman Shrompil, Aleks Shtompil, Elise Hynd, Alex Bourland, Grace Whitbeck, Madison Sosebee, Miles Hudgins, Sophie Wachowski and Olivia Brisson stopped for a photo with the Moultrie News at the Piazza Navona in Rome. (Not pictured are Rachel Mullinax, Alex Breitinger and Stevie Barto).