Paris Book Giveaway!

Experience what it's like to study abroad in Paris before you go abroad from an American student's personal journal!

“I don’t understand how my French skills, or my mood for that matter, can change so dramatically and so quickly. [This study abroad experience] is like being on a roller coaster that has a surplus of hills and sharp turns. How come nobody told me it would be like this?”

What is The Paris Diaries?

Studying and living in Paris is a dream come true but how much do you know about the actual experience? Paris study abroad expert Andrea Bouchaud (@twentyinparis) takes you on the wild ride of studying abroad through her intimate diary entries. She shares her secrets (and those of Paris) to show you that being away from loved ones for the first time, the maintainence of a long distance relationship, bettering those (less than) intermediate French skills and settling into la vie parisienne isn't as easy as it looks. This new study abroad ebook, The Paris Diaries: The Study Abroad Experience Uncensored (out April 11th), shows you the experience of studying abroad in Paris as every American college student should see it before they go abroad -  Uncovered. Uncensored. Unapologetic.

Giveaway rules

Just follow and retweet #iloveparis to @twentyinparis and @wsaeurope for a chance to win a free pre-release ebook copy of The Paris Diaries: The Study Abroad Experience Uncensored by Paris study abroad guru Andrea Bouchaud. It's that easy! Only 5 lucky winners between March 28th and April 7th, so act fast! All winners will be contacted by WSA via DM on Twitter. Bonne chance:)

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Kyle Cook, Lebanon Valley College

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I went to Rome with a few of my friends. Before we got there, our tour guide, Rhianne, sent us plenty of information regarding how to arrive at the hostel, and what our Itinerary would be like. She also made it a point to meet up with people the night before if their flight got in early so students would have something to do. Having a tour guide that lived in the city was amazing. It made me not have to stress about getting lost, and provided many opportunities to eat at the best restaurants, and, most importantly, the best Gelato places. By the end of the tour, I was good friends with each of the 14 members of the tour group, including our tour guide. I definitely recommend taking a tour through WSA because the guides make you feel like they actually care about each person on the trip. I knew that I could just relax, and enjoy my trip.

Kyle Cook, Lebanon Valley College ~ Kingston University, London, Fall 2015

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