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Last weekend I had an amazing time and it was completely unexpected which made it that much better. I spent Saturday with the family I work for at their weekend house (La Quinta). It's about an hour away from the city and it's a part of a gated community (right?!). It was SO beautiful and reminded me a lot of the cottages my parents used to take us to when we …
Now that I have been home for a month, I have been reflecting on my study abroad experience. Since it's winter here and summer in Australia, I am definitely missing the weather. There's already been a few snow storms here. When I got back, I felt like I always had something to say about Australia. I'm sure people got somewhat sick of me adding things to almost every conversation, but I …
A typical week here is nothing like that of a regular school week back home. Monday starts off early with a 9 am class which is on site. For an art class this is very typical and can consist of meeting at a piazza one week and the pantheon the next. Although it's difficult to wake up and find public transportation so early, the class is always eye opening …
Looking back on my trip, I had the best time of my life. After arriving in Australia, my pre departure jitters completely disappeared. I made friends, got used to my environment and the way Australia worked. I feel like part of the reason my jitters disapeared was because in the first few weeks, I was excited and overwhelemd with being in Australia. By the time it fully hit me that I …
Today marks one week since I've been home and yet it still feels weird to say that. I'm home. Over the past week I've had the time to adjust to being back, but it'll probably take me a lot more time to adjust to the idea that I'm not going back to Rome.. not for a long while anyway. That makes sense I suppose. After all, it's a strange thing …