Captivating Krasnodar and Blissful Bordeaux
Krasnodar by algalkin
Mike spent his year abroad in Bordeaux, France, and Krasnodar, Russia. Read on as he fills the year abroad blanks...My name is: Mike
I'm studying: French and Russian at Bristol
For my year abroad I went to: Bordeaux for 4 months and Krasnodar, Russia, for 4 months
While I was there I: Studied (Erasmus in France).
Five words to describe my year away are: Russian women are really hot...
My top tips for anyone going there are: Bordeaux: live in the centre and get a studio or student flat if possible. Krasnodar: get Vkontakte (Russian facebook).
The cleverest people find accommodation: Bordeaux CIJA office.
Don't leave without: Thermals for Russia.
When your parents visit: Take them to Entrecôte in Bordeaux.
My favourite lunch place: Chez Edouard, Bordeaux.
My best place for a hot date: Prima Vera, Krasnodar.
On a Sunday: Go to the market.
The most useful website I found was: www.infotbc.com for travel news in Bordeaux.
If you want to fit in quickly, you should: Let go of your ego.