Download the New ACIS Quick Menu Guide

If you’re traveling to Italy, you’re in for some absolutely delicious cuisine. Don’t let a bit of vocabulary keep you stumped on an empty stomach: download the new ACIS Quick Menu ...

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An Ideal Walking Tour of Rome Part 3

In the third and final post on walking through Rome, ACIS travel supervisor and local Roman guide Carlotta Boldrini picks up where Part 2 left off and shares an evening with ...

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An Ideal Walking Tour of Rome: Part 2

In our new three part series, Roman local tour guide Carlotta Boldrini shares her expertise on touring Rome – by foot! Carlotta is a former ACIS Tour Manager and the current ...

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Slow Food: 3 Secrets of Italian Flavor

The concept of encouraging sustainable agriculture and locally-sourced ingredients produced with quality rather than quantity in mind has been gaining traction in recent years. But in Italy, this is how ...

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What to wear in italy

What to Wear: Winter Travel in Italy

We’re big believers in being prepared travelers and packing light, but just because your travel gear is functional doesn’t mean you can’t be stylish! Your clothes should be destination appropriate, ...

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In Situ: The Beauty of Experiencing Art Through Travel

This guest blog post was written by Lucy Bartholomee, an art teacher, writer and avid traveler based in Texas. The thrill of standing in front of great works of art—live ...

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5 Unique Destinations You’ll Love on Pathfinder Tours

There’s no denying that Paris enchants, London entertains, Munich inspires, Madrid captivates and Rome delights. These and other well-known cities are popular stops most travelers’ itineraries for very good reasons. ...

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Student Traveler Spotlight: Alex Lumley

Each month we spotlight an ACIS traveler who reminds us that travel does indeed change lives. This month, Alex Lumley recalls traveling to France and Italy in July 2013. Hi Alex, ...

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What Pro Travelers Do On Long Flights

Traveling overseas is an exciting event, especially if it’s your first international trip. Spending half your day confined to a small cabin with hundreds of strangers, however, not so exciting. As ...

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The Taste of Turin: A Sneak Peek into an ACIS Global Conference

This guest blog post was written by ACIS Tour Manager, Giacomo Gambone. What a week. I have to admit, this trip was not the typical ACIS tour. When I was asked to ...

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