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Sono triste – il tempo per dire “ciao” a Firenze è arrivato

In The Art of Travel Spring 2017, 15. Farewells, Florence, Places by AnjaliLeave a Comment

I can’t believe that this semester has reached its end. With all the ups and downs, it’s been a blast! Before I came to Florence, my Italian hairdresser and my Italian dentist both told me I would have the time of my life in Florence and that it would feel like home in no time. Despite feeling unsettled first and …

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In The Art of Travel Spring 2017, 14. Tips, Florence by Bhavani PittiLeave a Comment

Study abroad is an experience that is unparalleled by any other college experience. One is plucked out of one’s familiar environment and let loose in a different country, often with a different and unfamiliar language and culture. Studying abroad might thus seem daunting and scary to many a wide-eyed undergrad. Prior to arriving in Florence, I had expectations and fantasies …