hospitality & tourism studies in genoa May 23 - June 10, 2016
The town of Camogli, in Liguria on the Italian Riviera.
A program to foster an appreciation for local place and culture, to learn different ways of living and ideas of comfort, service and hospitality, and to develop a critical perspective on globalization and mass tourism.
The Chaplin School's Patricia Sadar returns to Genoa for a 3 week Hospitality and Tourism program.
- LIVING IN GENOA: exploring the city, local food markets and artisanal food shops, cooking lessons on Genoese cuisine, kayaking in the Mediterranean, hiking the hills above Genoa....
- TOUR OF LIGURIAN COASTAL TOWNS: Portofino, Santa Margherita, Camogli by train and boat
- VISITS TO MAJOR ATTRACTIONS: Rome, Florence, Milan, Pisa, Lucca
- hiking the CINQUE TERRE
One's destination is never a place, but a new way of looking at things...
The hospitality students at the Genoa port
local: genoa and towns along the ligurian coast
Cinque Terre: ascent from Vernazza
Cinque Terre: on the trail, almost to Corniglia
Cinque Terre: sign in bar in Vernazza
hike along outer walls and forts of genoa
Students hiking the trail along the wall and forts above Genoa, popular with locals and visitors, with Genoa and sea in backgound on left, Puin and Sperone forts in middle ground
The group on the ridge, with Patricia Sadar on left
Overlooking the Expo area and old port of Genoa
Genoese cooking lesson with Elisa Cagelli
In front of the (presumed) house of Christopher Columbus, Genoa
Cloister of Sant'Andrea, Genoa
Genoese dinner at Trattoria Ugo, Genoa
ligurian coastal tour: portofino, santa margherita, camogli
Arriving in Portofino by boat
global: visits to major italian attractions
Climbing to the top of the Duomo
On the roof of the duomo
Piazza Navona, Rome
Trevi Fountain, Rome
In the Rome metro
At the Pazzi Chapel, Santa Croce, Florence
Gelato and smartphones in Florence
shopping in Florence
On the Campo dei Miracoli, Pisa
Shopping in Pisa
Riding along the park on top of the fortified walls of Lucca
world travel & tourism council: statistics on italian tourism
Information from the WTTC / World Travel & Tourism Council Economic Impact Report, 2015