Arrival and its aftermath December 12th 2010 Bonjour, et bienvenue to my blog about living in France. I will be living in Paris (technically the suburb Orly to the south) for the next 6 months, and I will be writing about things that are humorous and/or interesting about life in France from an American’s perspective.
Having just arrived in Charles de Gaul on Thursday, December 9, I did one of the worst traveller’s mistakes, and lost ... read more
Europe » France » Île-de-France » Orly 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... ... read more