It is the third day of the new year and I have finally put together my favorite moments of 2016. I have become such a procrastinator since I got back from Europe. I am not going to lie, I am a bit depressed being back in Texas. It just isn’t the same here, there is […]
Our last three days in Europe were spent in Rome.
November 9 The last town our study center took us to was Orvieto. The town on top of a huge cliff-like hill is known for its buildings being constructed of tufo, or volcanic rock. Orvieto is also known for its ceramics.
For the last couple of Wednesday trips, our center took us back to Florence to experience more art and architecture. There are three different day trips in this post, so I will start in order.
November 2 Ciao, I’m back in Italy! For our Wednesday trip, we visited two nearby towns called Pienza and Montepulciano.
October 19 – 21 VENICE For another three-day trip with the study center, we went to Venice, mainly to visit the historic sites and the Venice Biennale.
October 15 Every year in Perugia, there is a chocolate festival that is super popular, so my friends and I decided to take a trip to eat some yummy chocolate. Perugia is stunning and I wish I could have explored more of the town, but the chocolate festival was so crowded and it ended up […]
October 14 As part of our indulgence into the Italian culture, we were invited to an agriturismo, where you take part in wine tasting with hors d’oeuvres.
October 12 For our usual Wednesday day trips, our study center took us to Assisi. I just recovering from a sinus infection after Paris and I felt okay to go and I’m so glad that I did. I had an amazing time, amazing food, and bought the most beautiful leather bags. Assisi is truly magical. […]
September 29 – October 2 After Fashion Week in Milano, a few friends and I made a last minute decision to go to Cinque Terre for the last weekend in September. We booked an Airbnb in La Spezia and used the train to travel to and from each town in Cinque Terre. Each train was […]