3 Neighboring Countries to Visit When You Study in Italy

Studying abroad in Rome is a chance to expand your horizons. You’ll be surrounded by thousands of years of Italian history while earning academic credits. You’ll also be at the doorstep of dozens of other fascinating European countries, each of which offers the opportunity for an exciting adventure. Unlike in North America, Europe is so…

Top Spots to Watch the Sunset in Rome

It’s no secret that Rome is a gorgeous city. And when you earn your degree here, you will get to know more than just the typical touristy spots found in all of the guide books. You will find your own hidden gems in the city; places you’ll love to visit alone or with friends. Some…

Student Spotlight: Lenora Biche, Class of 2021

I knew there was more out there for me to see, there was more sunshine in the world to experience – as a young Cameroonian, this was how I saw things. I have always been a very curious person. I love a challenge, and I love involving myself in things that keep me wanting and…

You can Study Abroad in Italy on a Smaller Budget than you Think

As a student, you may be quite aware of your budget and watching your spending. You might even wonder if it’s possible to stick to a strict budget while studying abroad. After all, it can be tempting to drop money on big, touristy things if you don’t know of the many cheaper (and just as…

JCU Wasn’t Built in a Day

When I first heard about John Cabot University ten years ago, I was immediately intrigued. I was a freshman in high school, and my older sister had just applied as a degree-seeking student. To receive an American bachelor’s degree, while living and studying in Rome, sounded like such a great opportunity to me. It almost…

4 Foodie Tips You’ll Learn in Rome

Rome is the perfect foodie city. If you continuously seek delicious food, love trying new restaurants, or just enjoy quality ingredients, then Rome is the place for you. You will never be disappointed by the wonderful Italian cuisine. In fact, the Roman food culture goes far beyond traditional meals. When you study at John Cabot…

3 Reasons Communications Majors Should Study Abroad at JCU

When you think of Rome, you may think of incredible ancient monuments like the Colosseum or stunning works of historic art like the Sistine Chapel. However, while Rome’s rich history is everywhere you look, you may not realize that Rome is also a modern film, television, and media hub. From the city’s legendary film studios…

Student Spotlight: Kehisha Johnson, Class of 2022

Rome, the Eternal City, as they call it–it didn’t take long after moving here to earn a bachelor’s degree to fall in love with it! Just one warm cappuccino and a friendly smile on the Italian barista’s face and I knew this city would soon feel like home. Here, cobblestone streets lead to ancient ruins…

3 English Movie Theaters in Rome

There is always something to do when you earn your degree in Rome. The city is full of museums, galleries, parks, and piazzas, so you will always be soaking in the culture around you. But sometimes you might want to take a break from all the crowds, sites, and studying. Sometimes you just want to…

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