Embracing Italian Culture

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Italian Language & Culture

Authored By:

Chiara Falabella

Italy, the land of rich history, breathtaking landscapes, and mouthwatering cuisine, has long captivated the hearts of travelers. But what if I told you that our students are doing more than just visit Italy as tourists? In the past weeks they were immersing themselves in the vibrant Italian culture, embarking on a transformative journey that goes beyond the surface. In this blog, we will explore how students embraced Italian culture and made the most of their experience.

1.) Cuisine and Culinary Traditions:
Italian cuisine is renowned worldwide, and what better way to embrace Italian culture than through its delicious food? Students explored local markets, joined cooking classes, and sampled regional specialties. From perfecting the art of pizza-making  to indulging in gelato, the culinary journey awakened their taste buds and provided a deeper understanding of Italian gastronomy.

pizza making

2.) Art, History, and Architecture:
Students can delve into the country's rich history by visiting iconic sites such as the Colosseum or The Trevi’s fountain and other famous neighborhoods. Exploring renowned art galleries and museums, such as the Vatican Museums, allowing students to appreciate masterpieces of history. The fusion of art, history, and architecture left a lasting impression on students and foster a deeper connection to Italian culture.

campo de' fiori

Embracing Italian culture is a journey that goes beyond sightseeing. By learning the language, exploring the culinary delights, immersing in art and history, participating in festivals, and connecting with locals, students are creating a transformative experience that broadens their horizons and is leaving an indelible mark. May the beauty of Italian culture inspire and enrich these students forever. Buon viaggio!