Is this what school is like

Ciao! This is the last post coming from Rome, how sad is that. I have just over a week left in Rome and it’s so bittersweet. While I am excited to go home for the holidays, I wish I could come straight back to Europe right after. The past two weeks I have stayed in…

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A metro, a train, a bus, and a plane later…

Ciao! The past few weeks are going by so fast! With traveling every weekend and keeping up with school work during the week, it seems like my time here is coming to an end too soon. Two weeks ago I took a weekend trip to Copenhagen with friends from the program. We walked around, visited…

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Cinque Terre, Prague, and Amsterdam

Ciao! I needed a vacation from my vacation during Fall break. Tuesday morning we left for Cinque Terre at 6 am and arrived at 10. We spent the day there hiking and enjoying the view and eating lots of food. We bought a hostel only to sleep for 5 hours and then leave and 4…

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Fall Break!

Ciao! Last weekend I went to Tuscany on Saturday and went to two different wine tastings. Sunday I went to an olive farm and saw the process to making olive oil. Both places were beautiful and I enjoyed seeing more of a countryside type setting. This past week was midterms and I was reminded that…

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One month in!

Ciao! I can not believe that I am about a third of the way through my time in Rome! It seems to go so fast once you get into the routine of it. These past two weeks have been filled with classes, wandering about Rome, and a trip to Venice with my art conservation class….

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Pompeii, Capri, Naples, and More!

Ciao! This past weekend we took a school trip to visit Pompeii, Capri, and Naples. We left Friday morning and then spent that afternoon touring Pompeii. We then took a ferry to Capri where we stayed in Anacapri After dinner we got the night to ourselves and explored Anacapri. Saturday morning we hiked to Villa…

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Gelato, Pizza, and More Gelato

Ciao! I have been in Rome for almost two weeks now! The first couple of days were super busy with orientation activities and trying to learn our way around the city. Yet I am still getting lost. We have finally settled in to our class schedules and it is starting to feel like normal. I…

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Still in the U.S. Unfortunately

Ciao! My name is Kelly Farrell and I am going into my junior year at Rollins.  I study Art History, row on the college’s team, and eat food with my friends.  This year will consist of much of the same, except the first three and a half months I will be in Rome and I…

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