France: My Solo Adventure

  This past weekend I decided that I would go on a solo adventure because of a class trip I had on Friday, which hindered me from traveling with anyone else.  Most of our trips we leave on Thursday after class but because of my class trip I wasn’t able to. First, I want to…

France: Aix In 24 Hours

From sunlight to sun down as 24 hours pass in a small city called Aix-en-Provence you can watch a town transform. This city known as Aix is located in the south of France. A large group of the population here is young students. There are many universities you can find throughout town for Business, Liberal…

France: Vienna, Budapest, Amsterdam. Scratch Vienna.

I have just returned from my first weeklong school break here in France! My roommates and I had made plans to travel to Vienna (Austria), Budapest (Hungary), and Amsterdam (Netherlands). This was our plan until the day of, when Julianne and I overslept and missed our flight to Vienna! We woke up in the biggest…

France:Home Away From Home

Since we last spoke I have discovered something truly amazing here in Aix, a Mexican restaurant. Its not exactly La Parilla like we have in Georgia, but it is so much more.  We discovered Tapa’s Café from another America student here. It drew our attention because we heard it had guacamole so we made a…

France: A Weekend in the Alps

I am currently in my second week of school and it is very different from what I pictured.  Sad to say it is harder than I expected. My French class was far above my level, so I have moved down to a lower course.  Literature and History are okay and slowly getting better each day….

France: Firsts In Aix

I left America exactly a week ago but still don’t feel like I am in another country let alone France. I am currently residing in Aix en Provence, France. It is located in the Southern region. The main area of town is very small, they say you can walk from one side to the other in…