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The 5 Stages of Apartment Hunting in Paris

I'm sure you've imagined a million times what living in Paris is going to be like. You're going to get a cute studio - not too small, with a view overlooking the Eiffel Tower. It'll be close to the metro that goes directly to your school, so you won't have to spend too long in […] Continue


9 Important Things Your Convention Collective Will Tell You

No matter where you work in France, there's probably a convention collective that applies to your job. And knowing which convention collective applies to you is important, because it will affect almost every aspect of your job until you leave the company. Here are 9 important things that you should know that you can find […] Continue


Weekend Trips: Verdun Battle Site and Cemetery

If you're interested in European history, you may want to visit Verdun in La Meuse, the site of one of the biggest and bloodiest battles of World War 1 and the impressive cemetery nearby. Only about 3 hours from Paris by train (change from the TGV to the local train in Metz or Meuse), Verdun […] Continue


Warning: Make sure you meet the student visa requirements for France

Whether you're coming to France for a semester in an American program, or coming independently for a year or more, you'll need to get a long stay visa at your local French consulate several weeks before you leave. Visa appointments at all consulates must be made online several weeks in advance, meaning you should plan ahead. The visa […] Continue



101 Reasons to Study Abroad in France

Have you been thinking about studying abroad in France but you aren't sure whether or not it's actually feasible? We know that you don't really need to give a reason, but here are 101 reasons to study abroad in France for those of you on the edge: Baguettes, croissants, pain au chocolat. The French speak poor […] Continue


Top 10 Resources for Finding Great Deals in Paris

Whether you're a student or a young professional, living in Paris, one of the most expensive cities in the world, is often hard on the budget. Fortunately, there are dozens of opportunities every day for highly discounted or free stuff: everything from acrobatic lessons to Zumba can be done for free somewhere in Paris if […] Continue

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