First for French Property Blog

Sep 132019
 
Micro Climates In France

If you are planning on buying your dream home in France and living in it for much of the year, the weather is probably going to play an important part in your decision. Due to France’s greatly varied geography, with its coastlines, mountain ranges and low-lying areas, the climate and weather conditions vary significantly throughout […]

Sep 052019
 
Road Tripping in France

The Hexagon, as the French fondly refer to their country, is a wonderful place for touring, with many diverse regions and landscapes, stunning rivers and lakes, beautiful villages, and, of course, wonderful vineyards. If you’re thinking of buying property in France, the best way to get to know it is simply to get in your […]

May 192019
 
Water Parks In France

If you are planning to buy a holiday home in France or even set up a gite or holiday rental business, but haven’t yet decided on the location, it’s worth considering an area where there is plenty to do for families – and what better attraction for all the family than a water park? There […]

Apr 292019
 
French School System

The French School System – An Overview If you are planning to move to France and have children, their schooling and education is clearly going to play an important part in where you decide to live. Most large cities have fee-paying international schools, which offer education in English, French and other languages, but if this […]

Mar 132019
 
Flights Between France and the UK

If you are planning on buying property in France, but are still deciding whereabouts you’d like to live, the proximity of an international airport is bound to be an important factor. Not only might you want to travel between both countries, but so will your friends and family, and if you are planning on creating […]

Feb 192019
 
An Introduction To French Wines

Most of us love to drink French wines, but how much do we actually know about them? Here is an overview of some of the classic French wine-producing areas and their wines. With an estimated production of between seven and eight billion bottles a year, France is one of the world’s largest wine producers. The […]