Farmers’ Markets and the Eiffel Tower: Familiarity and Foreignness

I woke up this morning in quite a panic. Had I slept through breakfast, after my host family told me that we were all going to have breakfast together this morning? My night had been a bit rough. Not only was I jet lagged, but around 1:30am, a group of teenagers decided that the front [...]

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Paris: Whirlwind, Wonder & Wanderlust

Whirlwind - After taking my final, I exercised. Well, I "exercised," as in I ran up and down the 5 flights of stairs more times than I could count in order to finish packing. After that, it was a mad dash to catch my shuttle and make it to JFK. On my flight, they played [...]