“These experiences have not only humbled me and taught me how to laugh with others at my own expense, they’ve been examples of human empathy and the lengths people are willing to go to help a foreigner feel more at home.”
The first thing you absolutely need to do when you arrive in France is secure housing. I definitely feel like I could do better if I tried again. Here are some things you should know to secure housing in France!
So you’re feeling philanthropic, like to get your hands dirty, and are feeling a gap year coming on. Check out one girl’s way of volunteering around the world with the help of Woofing and Workaway. Note: you may have to milk a goat or two.
For you millennials out there working 9-5, we get it, you can’t always just pick up and go. But, if you’re planning on finally taking off those vacation days you’ve been racking up, here’s a guide on how to see the world by housesitting!