Expat France


France - The French lifestyle is envied around the world. From chic and cultured Paris to the vineyards and sunflower fields of Provence, France continues to attract expats with its style, scenery and a cuisine that promotes eating to an art form.

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  France's Healthcare System Just Got Even Better For Expats

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A popular expat magnet, France has an excellent and robust healthcare system, with its wide network of public as well as private facilities and staff. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), this country’s universal healthcare is among the best across Europe, as well as worldwide. This is only expected, since the government spends a higher than average figure on its healthcare system. More than 75% of the nation’s health expenses are funded by the authorities.   more ...

  How to Survive France As A Vegan

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France: land of croissants, cheese and coq au vin… But can you find beef-less bourguignon or vegan bouillabaisse in France these days? France hardly has a reputation as being a vegan-friendly country. After all, this is the country whose government forces schools to include meat and fish in canteen meals most of the time, effectively making it illegal to serve vegetarian meals at school year-round.   more ...

  The Expat Focus Guide To Healthcare In France

Articles - France

No one wants to be poorly and have to visit a doctor or hospital but expats living and working in France at least have access some of the best healthcare in the world.

That's the verdict from the World Health Organisation, which puts the French healthcare offering at first place.

However, one reason why the healthcare system in France is so effective is that it requires mandatory health insurance and consists of both private and public hospitals.   more ...

  Beyond The Burkini Ban: Muslimah Fashion And French Law

Articles - France

Paris is often referred to as the Fashion Capital of the World. This is one of the reasons why people from all around the world dream of living in France. Moreover, the French are known to be extremely open-minded when it comes to dress codes, especially the women. This is evident in the fact that the country is home to some of the most prominent topless and nude seaside resorts in the world.   more ...

  Ten Historic Villages You Must Visit While Living In France

Articles - France

France is a beloved nation for many different reasons. French cuisine is popular the world over. From delectable sauces to scrumptious pastries, the country serves up some of the best fare, in homes and in its many restaurants and cafés.

Art is cherished in France, and one of the most popular art movements in the world, Impressionism, was born right here. Today, centuries later, the country’s many museums and galleries continue to draw visitors from across the globe.   more ...


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