Gerard's Journey to France

Current Location

Paris, France

Bonjour! Hello from Paris, France! Join me as I explore the City of Lights on my study abroad adventure. I am a Benjamin A. Gilman Scholar, and I study linguistics at California State University!


The suburb of Choisy-le-Roi is bustling, diverse and just a few minutes away from Paris. What did I find there? Let's take a look.


It's been a wonderful three months, but it's time to say goodbye for now. What have I learned during my time as a Reach The World traveler?

Field Notes

What's life like in France for a kid? What's school like? What do French kids like to eat? Let's ask Aiden!


Tucked away in a small street in the Sixth district of Paris is a little treasure: Mundolingua! It's a one-of-a-kind museum all about linguistics, the study of languages. Let's take a look inside.