France

Living
An Expat Guide to Car Insurance In France

Moving abroad can be confusing at the best of times. There’s so much to learn with regards to properties, locations and culture – and that’s before you add in the paperwork!   more ...

Financial
Taxe Foncière And Taxe d'Habitation: What Expats Need To Know

We know that one of the pitfalls of expat life can be wrapping your head around the taxes and paperwork of your new home country. Let’s face it, tax   more ...

Property
UK Expat Buying Property In France? Here's What You Need To Know

Despite uncertainties over Brexit, buying property in France remains a popular choice for British expats, whether as a permanent residence, an investm   more ...

Living
Ten Signs You've Been Living In Paris For Too Long

Few cities have the romantic allure of the City of Lights. The French capital has made names, broken hearts and inspired geniuses. Ernest Hemingway, P   more ...

Working
Working As A Micro-Entrepreneur In France: What You Need To Know

So you’ve moved – or are moving to – France and plan to work for yourself. Registering under the micro-entrepreneur (formerly known as ‘auto-e   more ...

Property
How To Find The Right Expat Mortgage For You In France

Some of us might be lucky enough to embark on a new life in France with the financial means to buy a dream property outright. But for many, establishi   more ...

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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Yvette Van Loon, Paris

Who are you?

I am Dutch and living in Paris; love playing golf and I am a member of one of the oldest golf clubs in France situated at the coast of Normandy.   more ...

Yvonne Shao, Paris

Who are you?

Hello! My name is Yvonne Shao, and I am an American piano teacher-turned-writer. A couple of years ago we decided to travel aro   more ...

Yvonne Northrop, Brittany

Who are you?

My name is Yvonne Northrop, I am married to my American husband Jim. We have lived in many different parts of the world durin   more ...

Eva, Nancy

Who are you?

Hi! My name is Eva, I’m 24 years old and I come from Germany.


Where, when and why did you move abroad?

The fi   more ...

Aga, Lyon

Who are you?

My Name is Aga and I am a Pole. I think my passion for travelling but mostly for discovering new cultures and exploring differe   more ...