From stunning views and gorgeous sunsets to weekend excursions and new friendships, study abroad in Rome offers a wide array of sites and activities to take in while abroad. We asked alumni to tell us some of their favorite parts of their time in Italy — here's what they said!
Something you fell in love with while abroad
"I fell in love with walking everywhere! There's something so empowering about being in a different country and getting to experience it on foot." - Grace B., Hamline University
A moment abroad that lives rent free in your mind
"It was magical boating in Villa Borghese Gardens with my apartment mates! The sun was shining and the birds were chirping I will never forget what a perfect afternoon that was!" - Maura H., Haverford College
A favorite food you discovered while abroad
From classic Italian dishes like pizza and pasta to vegan burgers, our alums were enjoying mouth watering food all over Rome!
Show us how you lived like a local by sharing the best kept secrets from your city
"Be your own transportation around any city, even Malta!" - Kelsey M., University of Wisconsin-Madison
A favorite memory with a person/people you met abroad
"I met Simran the third night of the program and we were pretty much inseparable since then!" - Grace B., Hamline University