Category Archives: Cultural Differences

Why Rome Start?

I know many people in America think it’s crazy to go so far for your freshman year of university. I say, why not?! The Rome Start Program is not like any other study abroad programs available during sophomore, junior and … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving break in Germany

The one big thing I miss about living in Germany: efficient public transportation. I arrived in Rome at 6:20 tonight and didn’t actually get to the Rome Center until 10: 15, because of a strike. The trains were thankfully still … Continue reading

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Il Weekend in Abruzzo

I just got back from the best weekend I have had this year so far! My roommate Andrea, myself and our friend Nikki went to visit Andrea’s family (Yes, she has a living, Italian family!) in Abruzzo. We took a … Continue reading

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