ARCHIVE FOR

June2014

24 Jun | Vinny Sanfillipo | No Comments

An Intro to Traditional Greek Food!

I recently just came back from my site visit to Paros Island, Greece! I tried a great variety of traditional Greek dishes, and I am excited to share with you some of the food I had! The Greek Dinner First of all, before I get into food, I want to talk about the Greek style …

READ MORE

23 Jun | Vinny Sanfillipo | No Comments

Oops…I Forgot My…

We all forget things when it comes to traveling. Paros Island, Greece is no exception. Having just come back from there, I can tell you right now that I forgot to pack at least three things that would have come in handy. I have learned a few lessons about traveling on my site visit, and …

READ MORE

20 Jun | Vinny Sanfillipo | No Comments

Beat Homesickness!

Hello Fellow Travelers! Homesickness is a problem most travelers, young and old, experience on their journeys. Homesickness generally associates itself with feelings of anxiety and depression caused by a prolonged separation from the familiar to the new. These feelings can persist and tarnish your experience. Fortunately, there are a number of ways to prevent and treat …

READ MORE

20 Jun | Vinny Sanfillipo | No Comments

How to Blend in with the Locals

Hello fellow travelers! At Athena, we believe full cultural immersion is the key to truly rewarding travel experiences. However, it can feel difficult to blend in a new culture, especially if you have never been abroad before. I wanted to share a bit of travel wisdom I have picked up over my experiences on how …

READ MORE

18 Jun | Vinny Sanfillipo | No Comments

How to Make the Most Out of Your Study Abroad

Hey all! I just returned from my site visit at Paros Island, Greece, and I wanted to take this opportunity to throw a little of my wisdom about studying abroad your way. Regardless of what you do on your study abroad, it’s going to be an incredible experience! However, after studying abroad myself and being …

READ MORE

18 Jun | Gregory Marsano | No Comments

Time Always Dwindles, But We Still March On

It seems as if things are beginning to wind down for me. So far I’m mostly focusing on my academics and trying to get my projects done for next week. It may only be a month, but I’ve been learning quite a lot about the culture, language, art, and living on my own. The main …

READ MORE

ATHENA STUDY ABROAD

  •   808 Penn Avenue, #8
    Pittsburgh, PA 15222

  •    Call: 866-922-7623

  •    Mail: info@athenaabroad.com

    

ATHENA BUZZ

40 Under 40 AwardQuickbooks Intuit Small Business Award

ATHENA INVOLVEMENT

NAFSA logoForum On Education Abroad Logo - MemberGeneration Study Abroad logo

CONTACT US

Athena Study Abroad • Big World. Made Smaller. © Copyright 2005 - 2017