Neyla's Journey to France

Current Location

Paris France

My journey in Paris was unforgettable as I balanced traveling, going to school, meeting new friends, navigating the metro, and dealing with the pandemic--I'm so excited to tell you all about it!


So much to do, so much to see! My first week in Paris has featured a welcome program for exchange students, which has helped me to start to get to know the city and meet new friends!


When I arrived in Paris, I noticed right away some major cultural differences and realized that I needed to change a few things to adapt and blend in seamlessly. 

Field Notes

Did you know there has always been a friendly rivalry between the people that live on the right or left banks of the river Seine in Paris? Let's explore each side to see which you prefer!


What else have I been eating? Here are some more photos of other dishes and food-related moments in Paris including quarantine home-cooked meals!