5 Things I Miss About Studying Abroad in Florence

Jan 11, 2022 10:28:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

The end of a semester abroad brings a waterfall of memories and daily experiences you'll miss. Alexis looks back with fondness on the 5 things that shaped her life abroad in Florence.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food Abroad, Why Study Abroad

5 Restaurants to Visit While Studying Abroad in Florence

Jan 4, 2022 11:30:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

Florence is home to many things: art, history, architecture, and — like most parts of Italy — good food. In this list, Alexis shares 5 places to serve your curious tastebuds for local cuisine filled with pasta and steak, cravings for pizza and a fill of American food while homesick, and daily Italian sandwich lunches. Bookmark this student guide to trying out new restaurants in Florence.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food Abroad

Say Cheese! My Gourmet Day Trip From Florence

Dec 9, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by Alexis Miller

Spending a day at a parmesan cheese factory in Italy sounds like a grate idea! Alexis and her friends take a tour in Reggio Emilia and get a firsthand look at the steps in the cheese-making process—from learning about the cows to molding cheese wheels.

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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

Where to Go in London

Jul 29, 2021 10:15:00 AM / by Courtney Risner

No matter who you are or where you're from, London has it all. Whatever your hobbies are, you'll be sure to find a spot in the city that satiates your interests. In this London guide, Courtney writes about how you can find yourself in many places around the city and how to enjoy them—from British music and film to history, shopping, and food.

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Posted in: London, England, Food Abroad, Local Culture

Exploring Florentine Food and Culture

Jul 15, 2021 10:00:00 AM / by Maddie Anderson

In this post, Maddie talks about how study abroad brings classes and concepts to life. In her Food, Culture & Lifestyle Under the Tuscan Sky course, she learns about Italian cuisine and the country's relationship with food at a pasta-making class, gelato tour, and more.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food Abroad

A Guide to the Food Culture of Buenos Aires

Jul 14, 2020 9:42:00 AM / by Sky Dedrick

In Sky's latest blog, she shares an inside look at the food scene in Buenos Aires, as well as the culture around food. Read more and find out what it's like to be a picky eater in Buenos Aires!

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Posted in: Buenos Aires, Argentina, Food Abroad

A Vegetarian's Guide to Barcelona

May 20, 2020 9:32:00 AM / by Nina Vrtjak

If you're thinking of heading to Barcelona sometime in the future, check out this blog from Nina to learn about what types of food you can expect to find in the city, including tons of vegetarian options!

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Posted in: Food Abroad, Barcelona, Spain

A Day's Worth of Florentine Food Culture

Apr 22, 2020 9:06:00 AM / by Sara Shriber

Dreaming of authentic Italian food? In Sara's latest blog post, she takes us on a tour of her favorite restaurants, cafes, and gelaterias in Florence and chats about the culture around food in the city. We recommend not reading this blog on an empty stomach.

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Food Abroad

On The Asian American Experience In Ireland + Markets to Check Out

Apr 20, 2020 4:51:34 PM / by Lily Tang

In this week's vlog from Lily, she takes us on a tour of some of Dublin's best specialty markets where you can buy Asian food products, from cooking staples and fresh vegetables to homemade bao buns. See below for a full list of Lily's recommendations for Asian markets and restaurants in Dublin.

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Food Abroad


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