Monthly Archives: September 2013

Nîmes

Early Friday (the 20th) morning, I took a train from Lyon to Nîmes. Now here I am, in the place that will be home for about the next 8 months. J’habite en France!  It remains a bit surreal. Virginie, a … Continue reading

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Lyon

On the 17th, I went to Newark and got on my Air Portugal flight. Did you know that small Portuguese children also sing Old MacDonald had a farm? Just in Portuguese? They do. It’s also possible to see a small … Continue reading

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The Packing Post

I’m really behind. But here’s what I started to write before arriving in France. Packing When you have a weight limit to keep to and 8 months to pack for, having a light piece of luggage is important. I recently … Continue reading

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One week and I HAVE A HOME!!! And some tips for home finding in France

I have a home. In France. Things are getting (sur)real. I was not expecting to find something before I got to France. This is how it happened: I’d been in touch with last year’s assistant at my school, lycée Ernest … Continue reading

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