Buonasera! I took that picture!^ Writing each night is becoming harder and harder as I meet more and more wonderful people and discover everything that Florence has to offer. Sundays are so relaxed in Italy. Many places are closed, but it is a nice day to just explore. I finally got to walk a circle… Continue reading Naked Pasta
The first field trip. I met the group at SACI at 9:30 a.m. to bus ~25 minutes to see the beautiful Italian countryside. We could not have looked more like tourists with our red radios and ear buds, and the Italians didn’t seem thrilled with our large group as we crowded their bus to Fiesole,… Continue reading First Florence Field trip: Fiesole
I’ve been in Florence for a day and I love it. My roommates couldn’t be nicer, which of course is comforting. Most are students at different Universities in the United States, and I’ve even met a few from Canada. Our house is huge, which I was not expecting. No AC of course, but many fans… Continue reading Ciao!
Ciao from Italia! Well, after 24 hours of travel, many airport friends, and barely any sleep, I’ve reached Florence and it’s beautiful! It simply feels like a different world. I’ve learned that I really need to brush up on some basic Italian phrases, but I’ve managed to already fly to Europe, go to… Continue reading Surprise, Pisa!
Sitting on the plane getting ready for take off and decided to type my second post on my phone. Everything has gone well so far and I’m beyond happy that my bag weighed in 1 pound from being overweight, weighing in at a whopping 49 pounds. So as my mom said, there is no room… Continue reading Take Off
My first post on the new blog. In 2 days I’ll leave for my flight from Philly>Rome and from Rome>Florence. My next few days will be filled with packing and planning but hopefully it will pay off. Arrividerci!