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We wander for distraction, but we travel for fulfillment.

Il Conventino

June 20, 2013 - Blog

On Monday I had the opportunity to visit a local winery for a preliminary interview with the owner.  Luca, one of the translators for our program, drove Greg and myself to Il Conventino.  Egidio Marcantoni, the owner, gave us a tour of the vineyard outside….

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Tourist Central: Firenze

June 17, 2013 - Blog

This past weekend I ventured out of the city walls of Urbino and headed to Florence.  A group of eleven of us headed to the Urbino bus stop at the (early) hour of 7:30 AM.  Luckily, we were able to catch the “rapid” bus which…

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Destination Reached!

June 12, 2013 - Blog

As much as I love flying, going on a flight alone has always been one of my biggest fears.  It just seems so intimidating.  So the moment my family and I parted ways at the airport, I almost began to cry.  But I held back…

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Home Sweet Home

June 9, 2013 - Blog

It feels like a lot has happened over the past three day, when in reality, it really hasn’t been that much.  I am currently laying on my bed, in New Jersey.  Yep, I’m home… for now. Sunday was the last day for our event in…

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