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A month in Paris: student lodging, budget and life

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I'm going to be spending a month in Paris (April 15 - May 12) completing my university studies.

I have a few questions:

If I want to go to a cafe a couple times a week, a restaurant once every week or week and a half, and eat the rest of my meals out of grocery stores what should my average daily food budget be?

Can I stay in Le Marais and still be able to make it to class in the Latin quarter most mornings?

I am not parisienne-skinny. I'm a size 10 at the Gap. Is clothes shopping completely out the question?

Is there free wi-fi available if you don't have an orange account?

Are there any interesting happenings in Paris is the April-May time period? I speak French is that helps at all.

Any other tips would be greatly appreciated. This is my first time in Europe.

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