So, I’m finally getting around to writing a post about my winter break in Prague and Vienna (about 3 weeks behind schedule, as per usual). First off, let me tell you: travelling in countries where you don’t speak the language is both humbling and exhausting. You have to do embarrassing or infantile things, like communicate … More Czech This Aut.
I hate to be the person who talks about how quickly time passes all of the time, but I honestly can’t help it. I don’t think that a month has gone by so quickly before in my life. Thankfully, adjusting has not been difficult and Lyon already feels like home. As I’m writing this (way … More Making a Home
I’m baaaack! Sorry that I’ve been rubbish about posting regularly, but time flies when you’re having fun! So the thing about USAC is that since we had to do placement tests once we got here, language classes don’t start until February 1st (but I don’t have classes Mondays, so make that February 2nd). That said, … More 2 Weeks Down…
It is truly crazy how much can be packed into a few short days! I just left on the 13th and have only been in Lyon since the 14th, but it already feels like it’s been a week with everything that we’ve managed to do. The trip here in itself felt like forever between the … More Le Début
Just realized that this is an important and reasonable question, so here’s a map! By car, Lyon is about 1 1/2 hours from Geneva, about 4 1/2 hours from Paris, 6 hours from Barcelona, 3 1/2 hours from Turin, and about 4 hours from Freiburg. However, travel by high-speed trains and cheap airlines can make these … More Where is Lyon, anyways?
Welcome to my travel blog! This is where I will post updates and photos from my travels/life abroad. As of right now, I leave the US in 9 days and arrive in France in 10 days. That’s pretty wild. It feels like this past semester has absolutely flown by (although, the beginning of the semester … More Welcome!