Travel & Accommodations

four UA students climbing steps in Florence, ItalyTravel Arrangements

Students may choose to travel with the group or may elect to reach Florence on their own. Students wishing to fly with the group need to contact the following travel agent and make their own booking directly with

Gabriele Williams
International Travel Consultants
1010 Rockville Pike
Suite 401
Rockville, MD 20852
Fax: 1-301-294-5324

Students flying with the group will receive a complete copy of the flying itinerary and of the travel agency contact details. Students who prefer to return to the U.S. on a different date need to inform the travel agent at the time of their booking.


Because airline reservations must be secured early, those wishing to participate should turn in their applications as soon as possible.

Contact Dr. Alessandra Montalbano at


The Scuola Leonardo da Vinci works together with a number of quality host families chosen for their comfortable homes, friendly disposition, central location, and excellent cuisine. Each participant will share a room with another student of the group and will have breakfast and dinner with the family.