Running in a Foreign Country

Hello readers, I’ve been in Lyon for about a month now. Not much has happened besides getting adjusted to my host family and university. Perhaps one of the highlights so far has been the half-marathon I did last Sunday. Run in Lyon is one of the biggest races in the city with over 28,000 runners … Continue reading Running in a Foreign Country


Officially in La Ville Rose Toulouse has welcomed me with open arms! The hospitality I have received since my arrival has been exceptional. I have often heard that the French are rude (although many cultures tend to believe the same about Americans). However, I have experienced has been the complete opposite. Everyone I have met thus far has been … Continue reading Officially in La Ville Rose