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LIVING

6 Ways to Make (American) Expat Friends in France

If you're staying in Paris for just a few months, you probably want to immerse yourself in French language and culture. But if you're staying for a whole year, and thinking about staying in France long-term, you may want to consider making friends with fellow expats. You know, the ones who know that you eat […] Continue

WORKING

7 Red Flags that Your Au Pair Job Won’t Go Well

Working as an au pair in France has lots of advantages, but it also comes with the challenge of choosing the right host family and negotiating a fair work contract. In order to get a visa to come to France, you're going to have to establish a set of working hours and identify the services […] Continue

TRAVEL

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

BUREAUCRACY

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

EDUCATION

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Attending EDHEC Business School in France in English – Interview with Aaron Whitworth

In today's video, we're going to chat with Aaron Whitworth, who doesn't speak much French and came to France by accident. Aaron ended up attending EDHEC Business School for their 3 year master's program, all because he got a direct mailing from them after taking the GREs. Because Aaron's paying top dollar for EDHEC tuition […] Continue

LEISURE

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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