About Author: Emily Hardesty

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Hi, I'm Emily! I'm from Beecher, Illinois, and I am currently studying abroad in Paris, France. I am a junior with a double major in English and French, and I'm excited to share my experience abroad with others.

Posts by Emily Hardesty

  • While I had dreamed of traveling the world when I was younger, I never fully believed that would be possible for myself. There was always some seemingly big obstacle in […]

    Adventures in Scotland and Ireland

    While I had dreamed of traveling the world when I was younger, I never fully believed that would be possible for myself. There was always some seemingly big obstacle in […]

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  • Just as spring finally made its way to Paris, my program and I spent a little time enjoying the sun in Giverny, France where we visited Claude Monet’s house and […]

    Monet’s Gardens in Giverny

    Just as spring finally made its way to Paris, my program and I spent a little time enjoying the sun in Giverny, France where we visited Claude Monet’s house and […]

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  • I have always dreamed of visiting London; seeing Big Ben has always been towards the top of my bucket list. Last weekend, I finally got to make that dream a […]

    London’s Calling

    I have always dreamed of visiting London; seeing Big Ben has always been towards the top of my bucket list. Last weekend, I finally got to make that dream a […]

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  • This year’s Easter weekend was one of the most memorable in my life so far. I hopped on a TGV train by myself and went to visit my cousin and […]

    Easter in the Alps

    This year’s Easter weekend was one of the most memorable in my life so far. I hopped on a TGV train by myself and went to visit my cousin and […]

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  • France is known for having wonderful food, such as cheese and bread, but it is also known for its amazing wine. This week I had the chance to try a […]

    French Wine Tasting

    France is known for having wonderful food, such as cheese and bread, but it is also known for its amazing wine. This week I had the chance to try a […]

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  • Last weekend, my program went on a weekend trip to Aix-en-Provence, which is a small town in the southern part of France. We left early Friday morning on a TGV […]

    Aix-en-Provence

    Last weekend, my program went on a weekend trip to Aix-en-Provence, which is a small town in the southern part of France. We left early Friday morning on a TGV […]

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  • So much time has passed since I first stepped off a plane and into Paris, but sadly, for most of that time Paris has been covered with gloomy, grey skies […]

    Just an Average Day in Paris

    So much time has passed since I first stepped off a plane and into Paris, but sadly, for most of that time Paris has been covered with gloomy, grey skies […]

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  • Lately I’ve been feeling a little couped up in Paris. While that may sound strange since I am, afterall, living in an amazing city, I know that I am only […]

    Weekend in Brussels

    Lately I’ve been feeling a little couped up in Paris. While that may sound strange since I am, afterall, living in an amazing city, I know that I am only […]

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  • Last weekend I visited a unique cemetery in the 14th district called the catacombs. Like the name suggests, the cemetery is in a system of underground tunnels, but what makes […]

    Les Catacombs

    Last weekend I visited a unique cemetery in the 14th district called the catacombs. Like the name suggests, the cemetery is in a system of underground tunnels, but what makes […]

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  • One thing I absolutely love about Paris is its skyline. Whenever I’m a few stories high in a building, I see a breathtaking view of the city, and I can’t […]

    View From the Top

    One thing I absolutely love about Paris is its skyline. Whenever I’m a few stories high in a building, I see a breathtaking view of the city, and I can’t […]

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