I started 2017 by studying abroad in Florence, Italy from mid-January to mid-May. During my semester, I traveled to 5 countries and checked a multitude of items off my bucket list. Here are my favorite shots from my four months abroad.
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A thunderstorm over Florence, Italy on Monday, May 8, 2017.
A Londoner places flowers on the makeshift memorial outside the Parliament building in London England roughly 36 hours after Khalid Masood, 52, killed three people with his car before storming the front gates of Parliament and stabbing a police officer to death on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
Children play tic-tac-toe in the fog on the window of a restaurant in Venice, Italy on Friday, Jan. 27, 2017.
A man stands at the edge of the thermal baths in Budapest, Hungary on Friday, Feb. 3, 2017.
Florentines reach for free pizza during an event in Mercato Centrale (the main market) in Florence, Italy on Thursday, Jan. 27, 2017.
People walk on an exhibit in the Jewish Museum in Berlin, Germany on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017. The visitors are walking on 10,000 steel faces which symbolize innocent lives lost in war.
Ettore (left), Edoardo (center) and Camilla, all 2, enjoy lunch at a cafe ont he banks of the Arno River in Florence, Italy on Saturday, April 1, 2017.
A Muslim woman wearing a burka attends a protest in Vienna, Austria on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017. The protest was in response to the Austrian Parliament’s proposed ban on Muslim women wearing burkas and on Muslim women in the public sector wearing hijabs. The sign translates to “no to the headscarf ban.”
A butcher hangs sausages in front of his stand in a meat market in Florence, Italy on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.
A man sits on the edge of the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge) during sunset on Saturday, March 11, 2017.