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Things to do: Explore the Friday Night Market in Sydney's Chinatown

Nov 1, 2019 11:18:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

In this weeks vlog, CAPA Sydney student Cory Clemente shows us one of his favorite things to do in Sydney - explore the Chinatown night market! Every Friday night you can explore this market full of tasty food stalls in Sydney's neighborhood of Chinatown. Make sure to check it out while you're studying in Sydney!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

Tips For Having a Successful Homestay Experience

Oct 31, 2019 9:15:00 AM / by Carly Lewis

CAPA vlogger Carly spills the tea on what it's like to live in a London homestay and have a roommate. Check out the video to find out some key pieces of advice that will help you make the most out of your experience living in your home away from home, whether you're in a homestay or an apartment.

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

The Old Operating Theater of London

Oct 29, 2019 11:15:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

One of the eeriest places you'll find in London is the Old Operating Theatre, so in the spirit of the season, we're sharing this video of our students' experience learning what gory things went down in this theater built for the demonstration of surgical skills!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture

A Day Trip to Siena in Tuscany

Oct 23, 2019 2:51:06 PM / by Azalea Brown

Every year, CAPA Florence students go on a day trip to the medieval city of Siena, located in the heart of Tuscany. Follow along with Azalea as she shares some of Siena's impressive history and elaborate architecture!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

Experiencing Australia's Most Popular Hiking Destination

Oct 21, 2019 9:30:00 AM / by Cory Clemente

In this vlog, Cory and his study abroad classmates go on an excursion to the Blue Mountains National Park outside Sydney.

Follow along on his adventure as he shows us dramatic scenery, steep cliffs, and lush landscapes from their hike!

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

Excursion - From Dublin to the Cliffs of Moher

Oct 11, 2019 10:21:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

As part of our CAPA Dublin program, our students take an Excursion to the Cliffs of Moher, filled with amazing, yet sometimes windy views. Included in this day-long excursion are additional pit stops including a few hours in Galway, Ireland. 

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Local Culture

How to Enjoy Your Time Studying in Sydney

Oct 5, 2019 11:08:00 AM / by Minh Ta

In this vlog, Sydney blogger Minh shares his tips for how to make the most out of your time living in a multicultural city center. From how to spend your downtime, to which unique neighborhoods you should make sure to check out, see how you can explore the world without leaving Sydney. 

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Posted in: Sydney, Australia, Local Culture

CAPA Cares: Students & Staff Do A Beach Clean in Dublin

Sep 30, 2019 11:15:00 AM / by Hayley Ni Bhriain

Hayley Ni Bhriain, our Senior Program Coordinator in Dublin, and 4 of our Fall 2019 CAPA students spent last Saturday volunteering at a beach cleanup just outside the city! Read more about how they got involved and how they felt about the experience overall:

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Posted in: Dublin, Ireland, Local Culture

Italy Expectations vs Reality: The Leaning Tower, Lucca, & More!

Sep 28, 2019 11:13:00 AM / by Sarah Graham

In this blog, Sarah shares her experience taking a day trip from Florence to Pisa to Lucca and back home. Read on for highlights about each of the cities she visited, as well as her tips for apps to use and strategies for buying train tickets on the fly in Italy!

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Posted in: Florence, Italy, Local Culture

My Global City - A Tour of London's Southbank Area

Sep 24, 2019 10:16:00 AM / by Jessie Gibson

To give you a better idea of what to expect from CAPA My Global City events like walking tours, our videographer tagged along to film CAPA London's Katie Lander giving a tour of London's Southbank - the London Eye, the Tate Modern, and Shakespeare's Globe are among the many sites to see in this area of London!

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Posted in: London, England, Local Culture