When in Rome…
Jun17

When in Rome…

Buona Sera miei amici, It is almost 6:00 pm here in Florence. I would first like to apologize again about my late posts to the blog. I was unaware of how much work I'd be doing, all crammed into a month! It's basically a semester's worth of material packed into 2 classes for 5 hours, 4 days a week. Talk about exhausting. So enough about work. This post will be dedicated to one of my trips through the LdM program. My first weekend...

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So much to do, so little time to write about it
Jun15

So much to do, so little time to write about it

Buon Giorno miei amici! I am terribly sorry that I've been MIA with my blog posts recently. Everything here has been wild and very hectic, so I'll try to tell you everything that's happened so far in this post. First I will talk about my friends. I live in an apartment on Via San Antonino with my roommates Pete and Joey, as well as a floor of girls above us that attend the same program we do. So far, we have all become the best of...

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Three Flights, Two Bags, One Amazing City
May26

Three Flights, Two Bags, One Amazing City

Buona Sera! Good evening from me writing at 7:00 pm over here in Florence. I would be lying if I said the trip was easy. Believe me it was stressful. But now, I'm finally in Italy for the first time ever! I am staying in a three bed room apartment with three other guys. The first guy I met was Jestin. He is incredibly friendly and chill, which is awesome. He came to Florence with his girlfriend, which I love because I think it's...

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Goodbye NYC, Buon Giorno Firenze

Buon Giorno! My name is Erik Arntzen and I am a senior Arts Administration and Art History dual major at Wagner. For the next month, I will be posting on this blog to talk about my adventures and exploits traveling from New York to Florence. I will be taking two courses at the Lorenzo de Medici Institute, while taking some trips and tours to other cities in Italy. I promise to upload as many pictures as I can! Waking up today and...

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