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Alexis Miller

Alexis Miller is a marketing major from Ursinus College and will be studying abroad in Florence, Italy this fall. She is ready to explore the culture and history that Italy has to offer. Alexis is most excited to see all the different parts of Italy and find some hidden gems! Join Alexis on her journey as she travels through Italy to find the best food and travel spots!

Recent Posts

A Day in the Life of a CAPA Florence Student

Nov 23, 2021 10:10:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

Want to see what a day looks like for someone studying abroad in Florence, Italy? Alexis has documented a day in her life and writes about her classes, getting firsthand views at world renowned art, learning Italian, savoring the city, and more.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

A CAPA Student's Guide to the Best Gelato in Florence

Nov 3, 2021 10:14:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

Are you a dessert connoisseur with a taste for gelatos? Then this guide is for you! Alexis shares the top places around Florence to get finest and freshest gelatos. If you've ever been curious on how to select the best gelato and sample various natural flavors, then check out this post for tips.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

Exploring Italian Cuisine in Florence

Oct 26, 2021 9:57:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

Alexis and her CAPA classmates attended a free cooking class in Florence, Italy and got to make a sweet potato souffle, fresh pasta and sauces, and tiramisu all from scratch. Read all about her culinary experience here!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food Abroad

One Day in Tuscany: A Visit to Siena and San Gimignano

Oct 13, 2021 10:30:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

Did you know there are districts in Siena that have a corresponding animal? Did you also know there's a World Champion Gelato Shop in San Gimignano? Alexis finds out this and more on her day trip to Tuscany.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

Exploring the Gucci Garden Museum in Florence

Oct 7, 2021 10:01:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

And on Alexis' second day in Florence, the glamorous Gucci Garden Museum in Piazza della Signoria was calling her name. Our newest CAPA blogger talks about her 3 favorite exhibits by the Italian fashion giant.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

Meet Alexis Miller: Official CAPA Florence Blogger Fall 2021

Aug 27, 2021 1:43:00 PM / by Alexis Miller

Meet Alexis Miller, an official CAPA blogger in Florence, Italy for Fall 2021:

University: Ursinus College
Major: Marketing Minor: Economics and Management
Study Abroad Location: Florence, Italy
Internship or volunteer placement: n/a

What are you most excited for during your study abroad semester?
I am most excited about being able to explore all the different parts of Italy. Italy is filled with so much culture and history I just can't wait to explore.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy

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