Category Archive: Toulouse

Le dernier jour (à Toulouse)

Five months ago I arrived in Toulouse with no real expectations as to how the semester ahead would go. I had no idea how classes worked, if I’d ever adjust to the French lifestyle, and more importantly,… Continue reading

Erasmus Gala

Last Wednesday was the last day of my semester abroad. It began with a 5-hour long final exam that lasted from 9 to 2pm, consisted of a 50+ page case study in French,… Continue reading

Two Weeks’ Notice

It hit me today that in two weeks I’m out of here, and in three days my semester abroad is over. I remember when studying abroad was just an idea. This crazy idea… Continue reading

Carnaval de Toulouse

Qu’est-ce qui se passerait si on déguisait la ville? / What would happen if the city were disguised? In the middle of Lenten season, carnival has made its appearance in Toulouse. I’m still trying to… Continue reading

La Saint Valentin

Yesterday was la Saint Valentin, also known as Valentine’s Day or if we’re being informal, Lover’s Day. Although I do joke around by also calling this day Single Awareness Day, I genuinely find this day… Continue reading