Navigating by Car

Rent a car in France, and you’ll never lack a good cocktail story. In this lesson, you will learn how to get in and out of a roundabout, understand directions for finding your route, and recognize important street signs. Enjoy the open road!

Taking Public Transportation

France has a well-run system of public transportation, as long as the workers aren’t “en grève” (on strike). In this lesson, you will learn how to take advantage of the Paris métro system, find deals on métro tickets, and ask about the best way to get from Point A to Point B. Happy travels!

Getting Oriented

Getting around in a foreign country can be daunting. Find your bearings with some common landmarks and key phrases. Learn how to ask where things located, tell someone your destination, ask how long it will take to reach your destination and recognize landmarks in major cities.

Asking for Directions

Traveling around a foreign country? You might just need to ask the locals for directions. Learn how to approach someone to ask for directions, recognize common directions, confirm directions and ask for clarification. Then get lost!