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Parlez-vous Franglish?

You arrive in Paris, full of excitement and energy, yet slightly daunted by the task of making French friends. Despite being something which seems to come naturally when abroad, it is difficult, especially in a big city, to know where to start. So what do you do? There are, of course, many ways; meeting people… Continue reading Parlez-vous Franglish?

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Mouffetard’s Mini Metropolis

As mentioned in the previous post, Rue Mouffetard, situated just off Rue Monge in the 5th arrondissement, really is a local gem. Full of restaurants and bars, there are plenty of things to do both by day & by night. I found this great street when I was wandering back along Rue Monge from a day at… Continue reading Mouffetard’s Mini Metropolis

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Crocodile Cocktail? Crazy!

Part of the reason which makes the year abroad so great is, of course, the possibility of exploring, relaxing and spending time with friends (both old & new). Keen to find quirky places near my flat, I did a bit of research and found a cocktail bar called Le Crocodile on TimeOut [the apparent lack of their own… Continue reading Crocodile Cocktail? Crazy!