Rificolona and Uffizi Fundraiser Party

Rificolona and Uffizi Fundraiser Party, a set on Flickr. More photos from Friday’s adventures at the Lantern Festival and the Uffizi Terrace Fundraiser

Sunday Stroll through Oltrarno

I don’t know what it is about this place that makes me need to sleep so much. I sleep more here that I ever did at home and even after getting tons of… Continue reading

Day of Free Events

Slept in today and it felt really nice since we were up late the night before. It’s really strange though, no matter how much sleep you get here, you’re always tired. And yes,… Continue reading

Setting the World on Fire

It’s finally Friday! Today was awesome! We got our paperwork done for our Permesso di Soggiorno done and turned in. We then had our first Italian test, which I thought was pretty easy,… Continue reading

Apartment Christening (sort of but not really)

We finally stayed in our apartment for a full night! It was great! We are starting to formulate a list of things we need to do and get for the place because some… Continue reading

Arrivederci Hotel Meridiana!

We finally checked out of the Hotel today! It was bittersweet for me. Part of me wanted out of the hotel really bad; getting a more comfortable bed and not having to walk… Continue reading

Cash for Keys

Today was the first day of our Italian classes! And was therefore our first day of REAL school and not just general meetings. Although, we did have to do a little bit of… Continue reading

Mosaic Maker

I finally got a phone today! It seems pretty nice. I can’t tell if it’s charging, so hopefully I can turn it on and everything works fine. We went to a general meeting… Continue reading

The Ikea-n Zoo

Today consisted of sleeping in super late (again) and once again missed breakfast. So brunch consisted of a croissant and a latte. Yum! Amy and I hung out in the hotel until around… Continue reading

Apartment Discovery

This morning started off sleeping in. Late. So late, in fact, that we missed breakfast. Oops! Amy and I checked our email to see if anyone had emailed us back about the apartments… Continue reading