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By Eileen MacTigue We all have American guilty pleasures we know and love. Here, we’ve compiled the equivalents so you can feel just at home in your new country. Between delis, restaurants, gelaterias, markets, cafes, and more… here are the Italian versions of our American heart attacks on a plate: 1. Buffalo Wings. Crispy, hot,...
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By Eileen MacTigue So you’re studying abroad in Italy? Excellent choice. What two things come to mind immediately? Wine. Pizza. If you are an American study abroad student, you should not stumble upon pizza-tasting issues. Wine tastings on the other hand can be slightly intimidating. Here are a few tips for the vino first timers:...
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By Eileen MacTigue Holland? The Netherlands? Whatever. All we care about is Amsterdam anyways. This city is different from any other in Europe. First off, Dutch people are beautiful – always manicured and tucked in. This is the Dutch royal family. I want to meet anyone who is this excited while watching a women’s 4...
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By Eileen MacTigue Holland? The Netherlands? Whatever. All we care about is Amsterdam anyways. This city is different from any other in Europe. First off, Dutch people are beautiful – always manicured and tucked in. This is the Dutch royal family. I want to meet anyone who is this excited while watching a women’s 4...
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Dublin at night
GALWAY 1. For the best Fish and Chips in Galways, visit McDonagh’s.   It is cheap and hands down the freshest and most authentic in town. Click this to check out the menu and prices. 2. Visit the Claddagh Ring Museum  3. Visit The Kylemore Abbey This is a Benedictine monastery founded in 1920 on the grounds...
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Italy. The motherland of cheese, pizza, pasta, and did I mention cheese? Personally, I could eat authentic Italian pizza everyday and not be even slightly bothered. However, what does begin to bother me is the third chin forming ever so rapidly. As a result of this new beautiful discovery, I took a journey to the...
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