I asked our 5 expats to share what they love the most about France and that they can’t get at home. I didn’t imagine what they would say…
Do you want to come to work and live in France?
If you are a non-EU citizen, you will need to have a French work visa to live this experience. It can sometimes be confusing to know which one matches your situation. I have listed for you the 6 different work visas available with their main criteria and advantages.
These are only the visas with work as the main motive for the visa request.
Did you know French people still use their chequebook on a regular basis? It can also be useful for you to have a chequebook, you’ll understand why in this post. Let’s also see the pros and cons of using a French cheque (French check) and the rules you wouldn’t expect and of course how to write a cheque in French!
Everything you need to know about the France family reunion visa process! It may change your mind if you think about relocating alone first!
After digesting the Christmas feast, the numerous King’s cakes in January, February starts with Crepe day in France on Candlemas! Crepes are popular any day of the year, but on Feb 2nd is an unofficial National Crepe day in France. But why do French people eat crepes on Candlemas?
Do like the French holiday culture? Is it really something specific to France? France actually is not a precursor in terms of the right to paid vacation. Let’s find out more about the French national holidays.
Is it expensive to live in France? A good thing to know when moving to a new country! The cost of living in a country compared to others will depend a lot on your way of life, your income level, your family structure, the currency you earn, and much more. This information will help you answer this question!
Did you know the French go on eating after New Year’s Eve? The Christmas feast goes on. As soon as January starts, most countries would make a serious cleansing diet or at least have a more balanced and healthy diet. Not the French! Do you know what is a King cake in France? Let’s dive into this Epiphany tradition in France.
The holiday season is a special time of the year in many countries around the world and it is even more special as an expat! Five expat bloggers from different countries reveal their personal experience of a French Christmas.
Is making French friends a mystery to you? As you are starting over your life, you need to build connections, friendships. Yes, it becomes a need! But how to make French friends? We often take our friendships as granted at home. Now it is a whole other story… Are the French so difficult? Let’s find out how to make French friends!