Monthly Archives: November 2015

Visiting a French GP

So today I had to finally visit the French equivalent of a GP, a médecin géneraliste. I had been putting it off for ages but as I was starting to run really low on antidepressants I finally called up on Monday and made an appointment for this afternoon. The first thing that struck me was that […]

Shopping in Lyon (France) on a budget

It seems like most the students here in Lyon as part of the ERASMUS programme come from pretty wealthy families (some ridiculously so!). Whilst I come from a middle class family and have a father who is pretty well off, for the most part me and my partner are financially independent. That means we are […]