Staying in Reunion for Christmas had always been part of the plan; coming home would be too expensive and spending the festive period abroad would be an informative, strengthening and interesting experience. However, nothing prepared me for the profound sadness that hit me a couple of days before Christmas, when I remembered everything that I … More Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
So this week I’m free, now that my classes are finished. I’m using the week for lots of gym, cooking and other activities that I’ve been saving up for a while. I’m not writing a proper post today but I thought I should mention that today is Day 100 for me in Neuchâtel, would you … More Day 100!
Welcome to December I know it’s been a while since I last wrote but there we go. I’d rather write something slightly interesting every so often than write really boring stuff all the time. Anyway, it’s now December, would you believe, and this coming week will be our last week of classes for the year. … More Day 91: Pretty Good So Far
Classes Begin After Monday’s bank holiday, I arrived at my department, the Institut de langue et civilisation françaises, bright and early on Tuesday morning for the induction day, a mixture of introductory presentations, tests, free wine and waiting. It then turned out that Wednesday would be another day off, before we received our timetables and … More Day 23: A Strange Week