Marist Italy BA students went to Genoa and Monte Carlo in April for their annual BA trip. 3 months after, our student Nina Hsu is still marveling at the charm of the city of Genoa and the delicious food she ate there BY NINA HSU, BA STUDENTS, 2018 It surprises many Italians when I tell them that Genoa is, so far, my favorite Italian city. … Continue reading Genoa, a city of surprises by Nina Hsu, BA student
Concerts, lectures, events, festivals happening in and near Florence between Friday, May 12th and Friday, May 26th Continue reading “Newsletter 5/12-5/26”
By: Petia Stoykova, BA, 2014-2018
Naples, a city with a strong reputation among Italians and greater curiosity to visitors, this destination is very popular among all travel lists, as the city develops and focuses on cultural awareness. The BA students were able to experience the Napolitano culture through local eyes. Arriving into the city with fresh but groggy eyes after an early morning train ride, we were looking forward to experience the new Naples over our extended weekend. Continue reading “Naples: A Progressive State”
Concerts, lectures, events, festivals happening in and near Florence between Friday April 28th and Friday, May 12th! Continue reading “Newsletter 4/28-5/12”
By: Aimelie Moen, BA 2014-18
You made the decision to come here, and now you’ve made the decision to stay—but in the city of Renaissance homes packed with tourists and students, how do you find a home for your budget, in a neighborhood you like, and with features, appliances, landlords, and housing agents to boot? With a bit of effort and patience, your ambitions can be met. Continue reading “Finding Your Home in Florence”
Concerts, lectures, events, festivals happening in and near Florence between April 14th and April 28th!
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By: Nichole McCarty, MA, 2016-17
Whether is Bohemian Rhaspody or Gregorian Church Chanting, we can all agree music moves the soul and relaxes the body. We gathered a list of our favorite spots for live music in Florence everything from chic basements of smooth jazz to lively open-mic nights in a cozy pub. Here are some great spots to check out live music in Florence!