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Volunteer and intern go on a trip to Toulouse

La Ville Rose Toulouse is a capital of a region called Occitanie on the south of France. It’s the fourth-largest city in France (after Paris, Lyon and Marseille). Toulouse is located about 150 km away from the Spanish border. The … Continue reading

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Week of local events in south-west France

Market of variety Last week of July was full of local events in Brossac and its surroundings. Participation in them was the best opportunity to immerse in the French culture and practice the language. The first thing that we attended … Continue reading

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A Singaporean-American volunteer in France

We welcome our new friend Yanli Muhs, who I am writing about in this post, arrived to France on last Thursday from Guilford, Connecticut. She is only 17 and can amaze you with her ambition. Yanli is going into her … Continue reading

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Save our project in France

Each year La Giraudiere hosts #volunteers and #interns of all ages, backgrounds and nationalities. The accommodation fees we collect pay to finance the running of our culture exchange center which is totally staffed by volunteers. This year we have lost … Continue reading

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CoronaVirus in France & La Giraudière

Following on from our previous post at the end of March concerning the 2020 volunteers and interns season at La Giraudiere. In France we are still in a lock down but there is some light starting to appear in these … Continue reading

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