Awaiting Departure

This post is from our official student blogger, Sarah Al-Arshani. Sarah is from the University of Connecticut, and is a Communications and Journalism Major studying in Dubrovnik, Croatia. As all my friends head back to school, I can’t help but fix my attention on my departure date. When I was first approved for the study […]

Experiencing Dubrovnik- Jim

API offers an opportunity to study in the beautiful Dubrovnik, Croatia. We had the chance to chat with program alumni about the picturesque views, unique culture and adventure-filled excursions to ultimately answer the question; “Why Dubrovnik?” Responses and photos come from Jim from Saint Michael’s College, who studied with API in Dubrovnik. Why did you […]

Experiencing Dubrovnik- Courtney

API offers an opportunity to study in the beautiful Dubrovnik, Croatia. We had the chance to chat with program alumni about the picturesque views, unique culture and adventure-filled excursions to ultimately answer the question; “Why Dubrovnik?” This interview is from Courtney from Metropolitan State University of Denver, who studied with API in Dubrovnik. Why did […]

Experiencing Dubrovnik- Caitlin

API offers an opportunity to study in the beautiful Dubrovnik, Croatia. We had the chance to chat with program alumni about the picturesque views, unique culture and adventure-filled excursions to ultimately answer the question; “Why Dubrovnik?” The first in this series is Caitlin from Champlain College, who studied with API in Dubrovnik for the fall of 2013. Why […]

Why Study Abroad in Dubrovnik, Croatia?

Studying abroad during the spring of my junior year was the best decision I have ever made. This good decision revolved around my choice to study in Dubrovnik, Croatia. Heading into a place I knew nothing about, not knowing anyone I was living with, and unsure of the language I was sure that I would […]

A Weekend in Plitvice

Last Friday, I found myself stepping onto a northbound bus with a pastry in my hand. Surrounded by other students in my program, we took our seats to depart for Zagreb and our excursion to the Plitvice Lakes, Croatia’s largest national park. The ride from Dubrovnik lasted an easy six hours. I watched through my […]

There and Back Again- Not a Hobbit’s Tale

As some of you may know, my feet have been to a few different countries in the past few weeks. Two Sundays ago, I embarked on a 10-day backpacking trip to Prague, Vienna and Budapest. I did not bring my computer because I was only taking the essentials, so keeping a blog during my travels […]