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Our French Adventure begins...

It has been a while since I posted anything, but since I'm traveling this summer and so many want me to keep them posted on our adventures, I thought this might be the best way.

Today is my third day in Paris.  We arrived on Saturday about noon and have survived until Monday evening (about 7pm local time).  Today was my first day of classes at Paris-Dauphine as well.  We have settled in nicely to our quintessentially French apartment and are really enjoying settling in to the city and the culture of France.

Our apartment is VERY small by American Standards.  It's about 500 square feet (think big hotel room).  We have a good size living space with a separate kitchen (small, but well-equipped) and separate 4-piece bath (also very small).  There is storage space everywhere, so we have space for our things and ourselves.  It's odd not to have separate sleeping space, but there is enough room so we aren't cramped, even if we are doing separate things.  Despite the small sp…