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Shannon's insider guide to living in Aix-en-Provence, including what to pack, the food, nightlife, budgeting, staying in touch and making yourself at home.

by Shannon Maile

 
 
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The Mole Diaries: Aix-en-Provence (Volume 6)

by Shannon Maile
 
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by Rosemary Maher
 
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The Mole Diaries: Avignon

by Georgie Cauthery
 
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by Wan Fan
 
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The Mole Diaries: Senegal

by Iain Davidson
 
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Questions about French

Q

Would it be possible to study French in Canada for my third year, as part o...

French

Hi,If I've understood correctly, you're planning on studying Economics but just want to do a year of French as a year abroad? I'm not sure how this works logistically, since usually a certain level of...

Q

Nice, Marseille or Grenoble?

Assistantship

Hello James - great three cities to choose from! A few thoughts from my perspective:Marseille - PROS: beautiful city (especially the outskirts such as the Calanques), hot, popular with students, CONS:...

Q

Any Really cheap 1 or 2 month intensive french summer courses in France?

Summer holidays

Hi, I went to the Centre de linguistique appliquée in Besançon. It was so useful, had classes for all different levels and the town and accommodation are comparatively cheap. I did a home stay for...

Q

How do I go about finding out about living with a family?

Year Abroad

Hiya,This account of living with a host family during the year abroad might be helpful!The TYA Team

Q

Improving my confidence?

Shy

Hi there,We have a fantastic article on ThirdYearAbroad.com written from the perspective of an introvert on her year abroad - and she also happens to be a French and Italian speaker. There are some gr...

Q

How can I find a paid job/'stage' in Quebec or Montreal for my year abroad...

Canada
Q

Are there many jobs in academia for linguists?

French

I'd certainly recommend doing a Master's! And perhaps you'll be able to make a more informed decision at that point.I've not used it and so cannot recommend it (or not) but this site http://www.jobs.a...

Q

If I want to work in the foreign office, is one language enough?

French

Hi there,I don't think it's about how many languages you know; they look at your complete range of "competencies". I understand that having a foreign language is not a requirement for some FCO roles,...

Q

How many languages is too many?

Language Skills

Hi there anonymous person! Firstly, well done for wanting to take languages at university. I did it and am a happy person for it.From both personal and professional experience I would recommend studyi...

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