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A day in Florence

If five days isn’t enough to do justice to all that Milan has to offer, then it was going to be even harder to get much more than a superficial view of Florence in a day.  744 more words


First Taste of Italy

After hours of unexpected travel detours and delays (including an unforeseen road trip from Bolonga), I was more than ready to have my first taste of authentic Italian food. 37 more words

Study Abroad

Exploring Milan: in and around the Duomo

The Duomo is the first place that many visitors to Milan get to see, and it doesn’t disappoint, with the first tantalising glimpses appearing on exiting the metro. 297 more words


Pizza, pasta, pants-a-tighter

After a long and beautiful train journey through green pastures and snow topped mountains, we arrived to a city pouring with rain with no real idea where we were going. 1,134 more words


Five days in Milan

There tend to be a couple of reactions when you say you’re going to Milan for five days: it’s either “ooh lovely” or “that’s a long time to spend there”.  256 more words

Out & About

Molto buono!

Where to begin! To be able to call this beautiful place my home for the next month is unreal. Yesterday we took an architectural walking tour of the city, led by a Professor from FUA. 510 more words

Finally in Firenze

Well, it happened.

I left for Florence this past Tuesday and arrived the next day without any hiccups or worries.

LOL, just kidding.

Not about the leaving for Florence part, but, trust me, my journey to Florence was anything but smooth. 901 more words