Our Tour Leaders

All of our tours are led by academics and experts in their field who will share their passion and knowledge with you in lectures, talks and throughout the tour. Click on their profile to find out more about them.

Julian Droogan

Dr Julian Droogan is a Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Arts at Macquarie University where he teaches in Asia-Pacific Studies, issues of Religion and Politics and International Studies.

Julian has written books and papers on archaeology, Asian history and culture as well as the role of religion in modern politics and international relations. Julian’s tours combine a focus on the art and archaeology of a region with a love of its religious, artistic and architectural heritage, while also paying attention to the dynamic forces at play in the modern world. Julian is also a visiting lecturer at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.


Current Tours:

The Frankincense Route  |  16 October – 02 November 2018 (18 days)

Into the Sahara: Algeria  |  October – November 2019 (18 days)