Getting to class from Comforts of Home - 2 Rue Carcel is easy, with many of Paris’ best-known universities less than half an hour away on the metro. With the Vaugirard metro station just down the road, exploring on weekends is equally easy. In 20 minutes, you could be admiring the view from the top of the Eiffel Tower, or exploring the macabre yet fascinating Les Catacombes de Paris. In between adventures, come home to your fully furnished apartment, where you can opt for a private room or one shared with a friend.
If you’re keen for a workout, dump your bags on your bed, then get dressed for a jog around nearby Square Saint-Lambert. Afterwards, treat your aching muscles to a long, hot shower, before throwing your laundry in the washing machine. With all utilities included, you won’t have to ration your water usage, while on-site maintenance ensures your appliances stay in perfect working condition. If your French is still a bit rusty, don’t worry – there’s even English-speaking customer service.
Later, use the free Wi-Fi to Skype home or to research your latest paper. When you’re done, take a two-minute walk to your local supermarket, and use your purchases to cook up a storm in the apartment’s full kitchen. If you’re keen for a night out, head to avant garde art space L'Entrepôt for live music, poetry readings, or cocktails in the garden. With renter’s insurance and 24-hour emergency assistance included in your rent, you’ll get a good night’s sleep no matter how late you get home.