I have to admit, when my second plane landed in the Chicago airport, I was an emotional wreck. On top of being sleep deprived, I was really excited to see…
Due to some confusion with when classes would be over, I’m actually spending my last few days in France in one of the hotels at the airport.
As, I think, any traveler does, I spent my last week in Paris crossing the final things off of my to-do list. Overall, this made for a rather busy but…
I was really looking forward to seeing the final stretch of the Tour de France on Sunday evening and I made sure to leave early and find a good spot.
Saturday was spent at the Père-Lachaise cemetery- the largest cemetery within the city of Paris.
Bastille Day was definitely at the top of the list of things that I was looking forward to about this trip.
This week was off to an interesting start as I joined some of my classmates in a trip to L’Hôtel National des Invalides, home of Napoleon Bonaparte’s tomb.
Saturday was scheduled to be a day trip to Giverny, France to visit the home and gardens of Claude Monet. We scheduled to meet at the train station by 10…
This week marked the end of the June semester. It was a little bittersweet, but filled with adventures, nevertheless.
The biggest excitement of today was going to Gregorian mass at Notre Dame.