Name: Thomas Hesson
Hometown: Nashville, Tennessee
Studying at: HUG
HU: What is your current location?
TH: Porto Rafti. It’s about 45 minutes outside of Athens.
HU: What has been the most interesting thing that has happened on your journey so far?
TH: Going into Athens and seeing the Parthenon. I was completely taken aback at the sight of it.
HU: How many photos do you think you’ve taken as of now?
TH: I’ve taken more than 1,000 photos.
HU: Do you have a favorite?
TH: My favorite photo is this one because it’s the view from Porto Rafti, and it’s absolutely beautiful.
HU: What is the strangest thing you’ve eaten so far?
TH: The strangest thing we have eaten so far is definitely squid, but it was also one of my favorite things!
HU: What are you most looking forward to during the semester?
TH: It’s really hard to decide what I’m looking forward to this summer. But if I had to pick one it would definitely be our trip to Israel! I’m so excited to actually see where Jesus walked and shared the gospel.
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