Cultural Activities

Learning does not begin or end in the classroom. To help you get a true taste of Italian culture, a wealth of cultural activities and excursions are included in your program fee. Past activities have included:

  • Home-made pasta classes
  • Wine, pizza and gelato tastings
  • Visit to the Vatican Museums and the Colosseum
  • Segway tours
  • Cinema nights
  • Drinks and dinners with Italian students
  • Art and “Angels & Demons” tours
  • Various exhibitions and concerts (jazz, rock, blues)
  • Botanical Gardens
  • Day trips around Rome (including the beach, hiking and lunches)
  • “Underground” Rome
  • Opera/Ballets/Musicals
  • Handicraft market
  • Sewing classes
  • Visit to the zoo
  • Sailing weekends
  • Group dinners
  • Farewell dinner

Please note, that students may need to pay a small additional fee for some of the activities above.

The Rome staff also offer advice and information on planning visits to other Italian cities such as Assisi, Perugia, Milan, Palermo and many others.