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 […]

Jan 152019
 
An Overview Of French Taxes

The French tax system is complicated and consistently being reformed, with several important changes being introduced in 2019. This guide aims to cover the main areas that will be applicable to expats, but as taxes change frequently and often significantly, please consult with a financial specialist before making any decisions. You are liable to pay […]

Aug 202018
 
The Biggest Expat Communities In France

If you are planning to move to France but fear being isolated and not speaking enough French to make new friends, you’ll probably want to choose an area that is already popular among other English and English-speaking expats. Statistics released earlier this year by INSEE, France’s national statistics agency, showed that there are some 160,000 […]