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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


How to Apply for a Job as a Lecteur d’Anglais in a French University

If you'd like to teach English in France but the idea of singing Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes with a bunch of elementary school kids makes you cringe, you may want to apply to be a lecteur d'anglais in a French university. In addition to being guaranteed that you'll work with university students instead of […] 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


How to Exchange Your Foreign Driver’s Licence for a French Licence in 5 Easy Steps

If you're thinking about staying in France for any length of time, you may want to consider exchanging your driver's licence for a French driver's licence. Doing so within the first year of your arrival in France will mean that the process is much easier (well, easy for France, anyway!) and will not require you […] Continue


8 Reasons I Chose France for Study Abroad and Travel

Thinking of France, you might imagine the iconic Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triumph or the famous smile of Mona Lisa. You might think of drinking coffee in the lively Paris cafés where great intellectuals lingered in past times, or of eating croissants in a local bistro of a sleepy but gorgeous village in the […] Continue


30 Free Things to Do in Paris in April

Spring is upon us, and the weather in Paris will hopefully be warming up in the coming weeks. That means that the city will start buzzing again with lots of free things to do, both inside and out. Here's our list of 30 free things to do in April in Paris: Learn how to make […] Continue

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