Discover Italy

LEAN ON ME

July 27, 2017

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Some might compare loading a bus to a game of Tetris, especially as we neared the end of the trip and our suitcases seemed to expand by the day until one morning they all simply would not fit. Despite our…

Mass in Venice

July 25, 2017

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On July 22nd, our last day in Italy, we, along with the EduTravel discover Italy English class, had the privilege of visiting and experiencing an Italian mass at one of the worlds most beautiful churches. San Marco Basilica, situated in…

Experience of a lifetime

July 25, 2017

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A Bittersweet Goodbye…

July 25, 2017

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Ciao Venice! Today we said our final hellos and goodbyes to the beautiful Italian culture. We began our day by finishing up our last bit of schoolwork, before going out into the city of Venice to explore one last time….

Mountain ranges and architecturally astounding areas

July 24, 2017

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After saying goodbye to our two-day home away from home and seemingly abandoned town, we travel through mountain ranges and architecturally astounding areas on our way from Sulmona to Signa. However, not staying in our hotels for too long, we…

David and Firenze

July 24, 2017

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Upon entering the Galleria Dell’Accademia, all our eyes immediately fell upon the glorious “David” sculpted by Michelangelo. It truly was a breath-taking sight to see Michelangelo`s masterpeice in the flesh. The tour guide explained to us that he took 3…

Facciamo un Vacanz’al Mare

July 24, 2017

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Andiamo al mare! Today we woke up from a well-deserved sleep in, perched on a cliff above the Mediterranean, overlooking the bay of Naples in Sorrento. After looking out at the view from our balconies, we headed down stairs to…

Florence’s San Lorenzo Market

July 24, 2017

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To start our day in Florence, we had to take the train into the city. Though simply riding the train into Florence may not be something which is viewed as important in the grand scheme of what we’re doing, it…

AMALFI COAST: POSITANO

July 24, 2017

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Ciao! Amy and Carly here! Today we spent our day on the beautiful Amalfi Coast touring the town of Positano. Let’s rewind to the very beginning. We had an early wake up call of 7:30AM then we headed off to…

Long Walks and Big Pizzas

July 24, 2017

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Our day began with a bread and coffee filled breakfast at seven in the morning. At eight we began our two-hour bus ride to Cinque Terre, which is made up of five different villages along the Italian coastline. We only…