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!
Do you hibernate in winter or do you still want to make most of your time?
Winter in Lyon… I give you my Lyon off the beaten tracks things to do as the locals do!
Do you want to create your business in France? The Profession Liberale visa allows freelance work in France. You won’t need to find an employer to sponsor your visa. You will even have access to a multiple year permit! And if you follow the process correctly, it can even become your pathway to a French passport. It is a great chance to make your dream of living in France come true. It takes a bit of effort, but it is worth it!
How to get a job abroad before moving? You are dreaming to move to France. You have responded to numerous job ads, you have spent your evenings writing cover letters, maybe even in French, and you scan daily the douzaine of websites you are receiving job openings. But nothing! No response, not even a rejection! Is the French job market so difficult? You know there is a solution (or maybe not, but you soon will) but you think it can’t help you as a foreigner. This is where you are wrong!