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. Continue reading “ORVIETO”


November 27 – December 2

After ending my study abroad adventure in Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy. My best friend and I decided to spend one more week in Europe before heading back to the US. So we planned a five day trip to Amsterdam! Neither of us had been and being architecture students, we wanted to check out all of the art and architecture there, especially in Rotterdam. Continue reading “AMSTERDAM & ROTTERDAM”


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. Continue reading “FIRENZE”


October 25 – 27

Guten tag München!

Continuing on our Fall break, we left Vienna and headed towards Munich for two days. As I’ve said before, two days is never enough time to explore and really soak in a city. Munich was probably the most modern, clean, and efficient city I have ever been to. Continue reading “MUNICH”


October 24 – 25

From Prague, we took a train to Vienna. We only had a mere 10 hours in Vienna and I was truly upset we did not plan it very well because Vienna has so much to offer! This city is so beautiful and full of history. Continue reading “VIENNA”


October 22 – 24

Hello Prague!

This is my first time visiting the Czech Republic and I was in awe! We had only two days in Prague and I wish we had more time!!! This city is so gorgeously preserved in its medieval state, it’s so dreamy.  Continue reading “PRAGUE”


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 raining on us at the end of the day, so I left early. Continue reading “PERUGIA”