Three trains and 8 hours later, I finally arrived at my destination in the heart of Marseille, France. The train ride was spectacular in itself and was definitely worth the trip, but the end result was far more breathtaking. The lush tropical feel given off by the city and the richness and lively crowds were well worth the high costs of this ideal vacation spot. The amazing views of the Mediterranean Sea are captivating and I was lucky enough to stumble upon some of the most seculded and breath-taking views in Marseille.
I'm a Vermonter, attending Hobart and William Smith Colleges in Geneva, NY. I'm a Chemistry major and I've been studying for a semester abroad in Copenhagen, Denmark, where I've had the amazing opportunity to see, experience, and explore the wonderful European culture and countries. ... full info
Although ultimately a victor in World Wars I and II, France suffered extensive losses in its empire, wealth, manpower, and rank as a dominant nation-state. Nevertheless, France today is one of the most modern countries in the world and is a leader am...more info