Trip to France 2015 (Video)

When I think of the French exchange 2015 and Lachlan, senior from Niles North, I think of him with video camera in hand. He documented almost every single moment of … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 16)

We made the most of our last day in Paris! We went up the Eiffel Tower and then headed to the neighborhood Beaubourg for lunch. We visited the famous Notre … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 15)

This morning we went to le Musée d’Orsay which holds one of the world’s largest collections of impressionist and post-impressionist paintings. We spent the afternoon in the neighborhood Montmartre where … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 13 and 14)

Bonjour de PARIS!! We arrived yesterday morning, dropped off bags at the hotel and headed straight to le Louvre where students had the afternoon to check out the magnificent former … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 12)

Today we met the costume designer at the Théâtre National de Strasbourg and then walked to a nearby park where we play Pétanque, a game similar to Bocci Ball which … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 11)

Today we visited a town known for gingerbread and students got to visit a small museum and gingerbread factory. We went to a nature center where we were acquainted again … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 8, 9 and 10)

This morning we watched a movie at the high school and then visited the museum of Alsace where we had a tour guide that explained to us what life was … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 7)

Today we visited a village in northern Alsace which is know for its artisan pottery. We then traveled to another nearby village where students had a picnic and time to … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 5 and 6)

Yesterday we began our day at the high school and then headed to the thousand year old cathedral which marks the city’s center. We had a guided tour by a … Continue Reading →


Trip to France 2015 (Day 4)

After rain all day yesterday the sunny 80 degree weather was much appreciated. In the morning we did a scavenger hunt throughout downtown Strasbourg where students discovered significant historical and … Continue Reading →