Archive for Category: "france"
Imagine visiting Paris without the endless list of must-see monuments, cultural and historical sites, world class museums, top-notch shopping and more. What would you do to pass the time? Where would you go
When I was a little girl flipping through my mother’s photo album from her semester abroad and dreaming of my own, I never contemplated that I would be warned or discouraged or worried about more than the boys were
While a trip to the doctor’s office in your home country may seem relatively straightforward, it is a task, like many others, that can suddenly feel confusing and complicated in a new country. To minimize frustration, it is best to go into the experience with a bit of informatio
Crêpes. Macarons. Baguettes. Éclairs. Tartines. Pain au chocolat. Gelato. HELP. As you may have guessed, the pastry possibilities in Paris are endless. Throw that on top of living with a French gourmet chef and you’ve got yourself a dream diet…and a dangerous one.
When I first arrived in Northern France to work as a teaching assistant, I had no plans to date anyone. Freshly emerging from a long string of unsatisfactory relationships, I decided to put romance on hold for the year in order to concentrate on strengthening old friendships and developing new ones.