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LENS: Crous Student Housing

By Huiwu CHEN Welcome to Paris! As it is notorious for bird cage old buildings and complicated bureaucrat process, anyone who has a room settled before arrival is VERY LUCKY. Thanks to the school, some of us had the chance to live in CROUS and experienced the “France Limited” student life. CROUS is the social accommodation for students. You can

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LENS: Lodgis Agency Apartment Hunting

By Jordan DEPPIESSE Looking for an apartment in Paris while abroad is everything they say it is – arduous, frustrating, time-consuming, and temper-tantrum-inducing. Agencies to assist in apartment hunting, such as Lodgis, exist in Paris for a reason. The first advantage is you know the postings are not scams. Lodgis certifies all the apartments they rent. The photos on Lodgis

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LENS: ‘Tour de France’ of French Food in Paris

By Malorie PARENT France is famous worldwide for it gastronomy and cooking in general. Cinema emphazises this characteristic, as the example of the cartoon ‘Rataouille’ taking place in Paris. Nevertheless, to describe you french food would not be an easy task, because each region has created different specialities. To give you an idea, more than 1,200 different kinds of french cheeses

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By Rose ADJEI-BEMPHA As Margaret Anderson puts it: “Paris is the city in which one loves to live. Sometimes I think this is because it is the only city in the world where you can step out of a railway station—the Gare D’Orsay—and see, simultaneously, the chief enchantments: the Seine with its bridges and bookstalls, the Louvre, Notre Dame, the Tuileries

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