Friday, February 27, 2009
AFSer Michelle: Orange-Throwing Festival in Italy
This picture is of some of the many AFS kids in Peimonte from all over the world! We all met up in Ivrea for the Orange Carnival. You may be wondering why so many of us are wearing silly red hats... well, the thing about this carnival is that the entirety of it revolves around orange wars. There are many different teams that ride around in horse-drawn chariots and they chuck oranges at the crowd, and the crowd in return chucks oranges at them! Read more.
AFS offers year, semester, and summer programs to Italy.