Archive for Category: "italy"
My post-grad plan was very simple. I was going to move to Chicago, work at a university, and help students who wanted to study abroad. I’d share a great apartment with a few friends and go out on dates with the same kind of boy I would have dated while still in college
I’ve only been in Italy for a few weeks now, so perhaps I’m still in the honeymoon phase, but from what I can tell, Italy and pleasure are synonymous
It’s early morning. 6:30 to be exact. I’ve yet to take my shower, but centuries-old buildings are bathing in amber-and rose-tinted sunlight and summon me for a visit. There’s so much to do today, and I need to maximize my time here.
I have been studying Italian for the past eight years. In every class I have taken, there has always been an enormous emphasis on the culture and history of Italy. Prior to moving here for the semester, I thought I understood the Italian lifestyle, but I was definitely wrong!