Amanda Sztein

<p>Amanda is a junior at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, majoring in Economics and Contemporary European Studies with a Philosophy, Politics and Economics minor. After graduation, she wishes to travel frequently while working with international trade and diplomacy. Her idea of a perfect day is enjoying an Orioles victory at Camden Yards followed by fresh crab cakes in Baltimore&#39;s Inner Harbor. She is excited to achieve Italian fluency,visit every Roman museum, find the perfect scoop of gelato and argue about soccer with locals at the neighborhood café.</p>

2015 Spring
Home University:
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
Economics, Other

Blogs by Amanda Sztein

Students at La Sapienza
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Interview with La Sapienza Students

My Italian class visited the Villa Mirafiori campus of La Sapienza to talk with university students. I discovered that despite all the differences, college...

Ruins on Athens' Acropolis
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The Art of Adapting - Athens Edition

A friend and I were incredibly excited for a weekend trip to Athens. When everything started going wrong, we had to use the art of adapting to turn our weekend...

A Kaleidoscope of Umbrellas on Easter Sunday
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A Marvelous Easter Weekend in Rome

Two of my dearest friends from UNC visited me over Easter Weekend. We had a busy day, a rainy Easter Sunday at the Vatican and the best Monday of my life.

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Mid-Life (in Rome) Crisis

When I started flipping through a Rome guidebook and saw how much I had left to do, I entered a mid-life (in Rome) crisis. Here are a few things I've done that...

Boats at Napoli's Port
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A Day Trip to Napoli

A few of my IES friends and I spontaneously decided to take a day trip to Napoli. We arrived without a map or plan.

Panorama of Rome taken from the Castel Sant'Angelo
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Valentine's Day!

In honor of Valentine's Day, here are a few of my unexpected favorite things. The Roman attitude, buildings, churches and trains all make an appearance!

Piazza dei Miracoli
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Tuscan Travels

A quick two day trip to see Tuscan Treasures Pisa and Lucca.