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Signing Off From a Semester in Florence: Reflections, Tips, and More!

May 7, 2019 11:07:00 AM / by Oriana Garcia

In her last vlog of the semester, having returned home, Oriana Garcia reflects on her experience and shares some unseen clips from her semester - including clips of many pieces of advice from her classmates this semester!

Many thanks to Oriana for sharing her journey with us this spring. We'll miss watching your videos but we can't wait to see what you do next! Best of luck!

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3 Quick Trips to Get Back to Nature When Studying in Florence

Apr 25, 2019 10:46:00 AM / by Oriana Garcia

In this vlog Oriana Garcia shares 3 quick trips you can take when studying abroad in Florence to different areas of the city and to other neighboring regions of Italy. All three locations give you a chance to get out of the city and get back to nature, so make sure to watch for some trip inspo:

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12 Hours in the Life of a Student Abroad in Florence

Apr 18, 2019 9:47:19 AM / by Brielle Saggese

One of the best ways to fully understand another way of life is to live it. The nuances of daily life in another country can teach you more about yourself and another culture than any exotic vacation. For her last IGTV vlog in Italy (don't worry - she's got a reflection piece coming), Brielle shares what a day in her life with #CAPAFlorence looks like!

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How to Plan Your Semester Break When Studying Abroad

Apr 5, 2019 11:43:00 AM / by Oriana Garcia

Every semester, students on CAPA programs get a week off to relax and rejuvenate before they take on the remainder of the semester. With a whole 10 days off - most students travel!

In this vlog, Oriana Garcia explains how she planned her Spring Break trip from Florence to Vienna, Salzburg, Budapest and Prague; shares her tips and tricks for budgeting, and some beautiful b-roll from her trip!

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How to Spend a Day Exploring the Heart of Tuscany

Feb 24, 2019 10:18:00 AM / by Oriana Garcia

Every semester CAPA takes our Florence students into the hills of Tuscany for a day trip to San Gimignano and Siena. This semester,  Oriana Garcia captures the beauty and fun of this unique excursion, sharing trip inspiration and a few history lessons for anyone looking to plan a day trip through the heart of Tuscany!

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How to Spend 72 Hours in Florence

Feb 20, 2019 4:09:21 PM / by Brielle Saggese

While traveling on the weekend is a blast, it's also important to spend some quality time in your host city when studying abroad. With that said, CAPA IGTV Vlogger Brielle Saggese breaks down how to make the most of 72 hours in her beautiful host city of Florence: 

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Here's What Mondays are Like Studying Abroad in Florence

Feb 4, 2019 10:37:00 AM / by Oriana Garcia

There's no such thing as the 'Sunday scaries' when you're studying abroad in Florence! This Monday, CAPA Vlogger Oriana Garcia takes us through what her average Monday looks like: from an studio oil painting class, to paninos, to explorations of Florence and the Gucci Garden!

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How to Drink Coffee Like an Italian

Feb 1, 2019 12:03:01 PM / by Brielle Saggese

We all know a staple in the student diet is a good dose of caffeine! And while that remains constant around the world, the method of consumption can differ - especially when you're studying abroad in a different culture. Think you're ordering a cappuccino after 11 AM? Think again! Take it from CAPA vlogger Brielle as she shares with us her 5 coffee commandments for drinking coffee like an Italian. 

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Landing in Florence: The First 48 Hours of Study Abroad

Jan 21, 2019 11:00:00 AM / by Oriana Garcia

In this week's post, Oriana lands in Florence and documents her first few hours discovering the city. From her first taste of Italian pizza to checking in at the CAPA center and giving us a tour of her apartment - this will give you an idea of what the first few days of a semester abroad look like.

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