A Weekend in Paris

Everyone dreams of spending a weekend in Paris at some point in their lives. However, there is an endless array of places to see and things to do in only a few short days. Here are the can’t miss spots in the City of Light! The Louvre The Louvre is the world’s largest museum and […]

Jumping for Joy in Paris!

Photo By: Alicia Martin-Conyers Location: Paris, France Visit Paris on our Fall/Spring Break European Explorer trip with FlorenceForFun

The Secret to Seeing Paris in 2 Days

Le Tour Eiffel

As a study abroad student, you really don’t have too much time for traveling besides your 2-3 day weekends.  As a friend once told me, “Four months isn’t nearly long enough to see Europe.” And clearly, neither is a few 2-3 day weekends here and there.  I’m here to tell you that with lots of […]

6 Places Off of The Beaten Path in Paris

The main attractions of Paris are flooded with tourists. If you need to get away from the crowds of the Eiffel Tower or the Louvre there are plenty of options to choose from. Luckily the city has some hidden spots that will get you away from the crowds and show you a different side of Paris. 1. […]

FRANCE!!!! by Jared Kahan

When I decided to work for FlorenceForFun, there was ONE place that I knew I had to get to: FRANCE!  When I studied abroad, I traveled all over Europe, but never to that nation of cheese and wine, class and beauty, romance and art.  I knew I would get there eventually (I actually have a […]

French Riviera, Baby!

This weekend I went to the French Riviera with 10 fabulous students! It was a small group, but it was really fun. Friday morning, we headed for Cannes – famous for the Cannes Film Festival and its beautiful strip of beach. Unfortunately, the ONLY time it rained over the weekend was the four hours we […]