Blue Barracudas, Sticky Bandits, Amo Saldi, and Team Valfré – API Rome Treasure Hunt

API students have access to all kinds of wonderful excursions and cultural activities throughout their study abroad experience, and this past week the students in Rome participated in just such an event – a treasure hunt through the Eternal City!

The concept was simple: API students were divided into teams and asked to find their way to a set of destinations around the city. At each destination the teams were asked to do 3 things:

  1. Find their ‘treasure’ and explore it.
  2. Take a GROUP photo there (to prove they didn’t split the team up!)
  3. Answer a specific question.

The groups then chronicled their experiences through Powerpoint presentations, PDF brochures, and even a blog!

The winning participants went to the Olympic Stadium to watch an AS Roma match – a nice prize indeed!

Winning Rome treasure hunters at AS Roma match

One group's treasure hunt

What a fun way to get to know a new city!

Don’t miss your opportunity to see Rome – apply for a summer program today!

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May 10, 2021 @ 16:02
You still have time to make summer 2021 your best summer yet! ☀️Discover Costa Rica, Italy, and Ireland, or explore virtual programs from anywhere in the world. We also have new programs right here in the U.S.! #studyabroad #ispyapi #apiabroad APIabroad photo
Apr 29, 2021 @ 18:30
👋 Hi everyone! I'm Eryn Fleener a senior at DePaul University in Chicago, studying Early Childhood Education. I studied abroad with API Summer 2019 in Florence, Italy! I will be taking over API Instagram tomorrow, make sure you follow along!
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