Venice!

I had been to Venice before.  I’ve sat outside a small café and drank espresso, gazing at the wonderment of this beautiful city on the water.  This trip was different though.  The weather, rather than the sun-struck canals I remembered from before, was soaked in a hazy fog, blinding the sights.  Deep breaths produced what […]

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FRANCE!!!! by Jared Kahan

When I decided to work for FlorenceForFun, there was ONE place that I knew I had to get to: FRANCE!  When I studied abroad, I traveled all over Europe, but never to that nation of cheese and wine, class and beauty, romance and art.  I knew I would get there eventually (I actually have a […]

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EuroChocolate? Yes please!!!

I’m not going to lie.  I am not the biggest chocolate fan in the world, although I do enjoy a nice Cadbury egg every now and then.  But I jumped at the chance to go to Eurochocolate, Europe’s largest festival dedicated to chocolate.  Thousands of people embark for Perugia, Italy each year to participate in […]

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Goodbye Meredith!!!

Today, Meredith, one of the FlorenceForFun staff members, left to move back to the good ole USA.  I only moved out here a month ago, and upon meeting her, I knew that we would become great friends, and fast.  The beauty of living abroad, whether studying or not, is that you spend a lot of […]

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My First Oktoberfest!!!

This past weekend, I packed my lederhosen, cleaned my drunk goggles off, and hopped on a bus to Munich, Germany for the biggest beer festival in the world, Oktoberfest.  I had been to Munich before, for Springfest, a miniature Oktoberfest in April, but nothing compares to the sheer enormity of the real thing.  Arriving on […]

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