France

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, establishing a home in ‘the Hexagone’ requires a helping hand from the bank.   more ...

Health
Everything You Need To Know About The Carte Vitale

The Carte Vitale is the national French health insurance card. Expats who qualify to register with the service benefit from having around 60 to   more ...

Food & Drink
A Vegetarian Guide To Paris

Paris has changed. The city looks much the same as it has for the past 100 years, but the French capital is experiencing somewhat of a renaissance whe   more ...

Places & Locations
The Unwritten Rules Of Living In Paris

Ah Paris, the city of sophistication. The everlasting location of romance, elegance and good taste. The muse of great artists and writers, the resting   more ...

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   more ...

Immigration
How To Pass The French Nationality Test

Are you an expat looking to gain French nationality? Do you have questions about what the process entails? Or do you need clarification on whether you   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 ...