• On Their Way

    by  • June 4, 2013 • 0 Comments

    After two weeks in Italy, these students are ready to board the plane home with memories for a lifetime. Three of their number will continue on to more adventures in various European countries as their professors take two weeks to rest and vacation in the Cinque Terre. Until Italy calls us back-Arrivaderci!

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    In Verona

    by  • May 30, 2013 • 2 Comments

    Blogging here is now optional for our students, but for any friends and family who may be reading still, we took the train to Verona today. Here are most of us (the ones who didn’t immediately race off in another direction) at the very well-preserved Roman amphitheater in Verona’s historic center. Although the weather...

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    Mangi! Mangi!

    by  • May 29, 2013 • 0 Comments

    Something we were all looking forward to about coming to Italy….THE FOOD!! I was especially excited about coming to Italy for the authentic Italian food because I am Italian. Growing up, I’ve learned many recipes from my Nonna so I was excited to see where they came from. Also, growing up in a very...

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    What time does Venice open?

    by  • May 28, 2013 • 0 Comments

    This morning we had a great talk with an American woman who has been living in Venice for nineteen years. She told us all about how and when Venice had started feeling like home for her, how the Chinese have come and taken over the merchant stands and the Italians feel threatened by it,...

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    Hospital Terrors

    by  • May 28, 2013 • 0 Comments

    This trip to Venice Italy has been very memorable that is for sure. Nerves and butterflies that overwhelmed me during our check into Los Angeles have turned sour in the bitter wet cold from the Venetian breezes and sky. The ten plus hour flight drained everyone of their sanity as well as their energy....

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