Rome Italy restaurant

Dana DiCarlo, a student at the University of Maryland, experienced one of the best parts of Italy early in the GO Rome program. Read below for a view into wine country! Tenuta Toricano – San Gimigano, Italia After just a week in Italy, it’s hard to pinpoint my favorite thing I’ve done in this exquisite … Continue Reading »

Food Italy

Mariah Friedland, a student at the University of Alabama, highlights the top five foods you cannot leave Rome without trying! Top 5 Must Try Food While Visiting Italy Whether you are in Italy studying abroad or you are here visiting with family and friends you will most likely see the sights and experience new adventures, but … Continue Reading »

Dalton Stubbs

Our next featured blog comes from Dalton Stubbs, a student from Georgia Southern University. Dalton is attending LEAD Cape Town and put together a great to-do list for anyone visiting Cape Town! Don’t Leave Cape Town Without… 1. Climbing Table Mountain: By any means it’s no easy hike. You will sweat, you will struggle, you … Continue Reading »

Rome's Hidden Gems

GO Rome students depart for Italy in just a matter of days! We are so excited to share a guest blog from Scott Heptonstall with Bus2Alps, one of our tour operators! Don’t miss these great tips as you prepare to embark on your Italian adventure. So you’ve made it! You’ve arrived in Roma with only … Continue Reading »

Great company over dinner in Greece

Sydney Young, a sophomore at the University of Alabama, shares her favorite spots to grab a meal while in Greece. Don’t miss out on these amazing restaurants! 1. Balux Café House Project Balux Café has anything you could be craving from Sushi to Italian or even authentic Greek food. A few friends and I came … Continue Reading »

Old Biscuit Mill market

Always a student favorite, you cannot go wrong with a meal from the Old Biscuit Mill. Isabelle Martin from the University of Mississippi shares her favorites in her blog below! Being the foodie that I am, I strongly believe that Old Biscuit Mill (OBM) is any food lover’s heaven. From different venders from all over … Continue Reading »

Nutella Pizza

If there’s one commonality across all of our programs that students love, it’s the FOOD in their country. Amerson is a junior at North Carolina State University, and after reading her blog, I’m ready to book my ticket to Greece and try LIVING! Hi! My name is Amerson Webb and I go to North Carolina … Continue Reading »

Lunch overlooking the lake

Warning: do not read this blog if you are hungry. Katie Adler from Louisiana State University counts her favorite places to grab a bite in Greece! 1. 360 Cocktail Bar This restaurant is worth the 20-minute cab rid into Athens! It not only offers a wide array of delicious food, but also a breathtaking view … Continue Reading »

View of Table Mountain from Signal Hill

Eternity Perry, a junior at Oglethorpe University, wrote up a great list of some of the highlights of our LEAD Cape Town program! Be sure to check out each one of these if you decide to visit Cape Town! Cape Town is an amazing city. There is a ton of things to do and amazing … Continue Reading »