Getting Settled Abroad

Once the jet lag wears off, it’s time to get settled in your new home. From my experience it is of the utmost importance that you feel comfortable and start off this amazing semester the right way.If you start off organized and prepared, it will help you maintain your sanity in this foreign country. First, explore your […]

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Winter Foods Around Europe

Glühwein Commonly found at christmas market, Glühwein is a German mulled red wine recipe with orange, lemon, spices, sugar, and a splash of brandy. What makes this perfect for the chilly months is that the drink is served warm.   Boar Steak A traditional Czech meal, Boar steak is a delicious Prague favorite. The thick glaze […]

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What to Pack For Your Semester Abroad

Most organized and prepared students will have their luggage waiting at the front door 2 weeks before their departure to Italy. Everyone is always so excited that they keep themselves busy by packing anything and everything they can squeeze into a 50 pound duffle bag. What they dont think about is how much of it they probably will […]

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Love Your Temporary Home

I will never forget the first time I walked through this city. Everything was interesting, everything was worth looking at, and everything was so “European.” For weeks I walked past the Duomo and with everyday that passed, it caught my attention less and less. Even the food started to taste different. If you saw my […]

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