Introduction

This mini-course introduces you to the French experience--what a rich life in France would entail.  

Let's pretend that we are heading off to France on a trans-Atlantic flight and that tomorrow we begin our new life in a unique and wonderful country.  To help you make the most of your experience there, I have prepared the following five lessons.

1. Paris.  Ah, Paris.  How can anyone resist?

2. French view of food, family, and joie de vivre--A different way of living

3. Popular music

4. Five must-visit places in France--a summer vacation itinerary

5. Survival French--key phrases and street French