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How to stay zen in Paris

Life in the busy city can sometimes be exhausting, full of noise, stress and constantly rushing everywhere. Sometimes you need to take a break from the unrelenting pace of urban life in Paris to slow down, be peaceful and be mindful of yourself and those around you. These five different places to relax in Paris will allow you to reconnect with yourself, reconnect with nature and to truly relax.

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Our selection of furnished apartments with a magnificent view of Paris

Paris, the city of lights that enchants the world with its beauty and elegance. Many people dream of living in this city and of a magical experience with a the Seine, the Eiffel Tower or the beautiful avenues as a backdrop. What if we told you that we have exactly what you’re looking for? Do you want to live in a beautiful Parisian apartment with a stunning view of the city? It’s possible!

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Top 5 restaurants for Christmas Eve in Paris

Unlike in English speaking countries, the French have their big Christmas dinner with their families on Christmas Eve instead of Christmas Day. To make things easier and more of a treat, many people celebrate Christmas Eve in a restaurant where they can eat France’s traditional holiday foods without having to worry about cooking them. Check out our Top 5 of the best restaurants for Christmas Eve in Paris!

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5 things to do in Paris at Christmas

After being in Paris over the Christmas period for the past 3 years, I can undoubtedly say that it is one of the best times to be in the city. Everything feels more cozy and more magical. I love a traditional French Christmas, with midnight mass and a bûche de Noël, but as a British expat the Christmas season makes me yearn for mince pies and a Christmas pudding to set on fire! Here are my favorite things to do in Paris at Christmas, with a few tips for expats!

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Top 10 expat groups for English-speakers in Paris

Are you an English-speaking expat who has you just moved to Paris is looking for a community of people in the same boat? Discover the expat community in Paris with our list of the Top 10 expat groups for English-speakers in Paris. Whether you’re British, American, Irish or part of the British commonwealth, you’ll be able to make new friends and settle into your new life in Paris with these expat groups. Meet new people, learn some new skills or stretch your legs… Get ready to become a social butterfly.

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Five tips to make friends in Paris

If you’ve just moved to Paris as an expat, making new friends in your new city is probably one of your biggest concerns. The French have an unfair reputation for being standoffish and they can be a bit harder to crack than other nationalities, something that a language barrier certainly makes more complicated. However, if you follow our five tips to make friends in Paris, you’ll find yourself making friends with expats and Parisians alike. Paris is full of wonderful people with whom you’ll get on fantastically… you just need to meet them!

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Guide to health insurance in France

Although the healthcare system here in France can be a bit complicated, it’s one of the best in Europe and even the world (it’s ranked 15th in the world). If you’re planning to move here, it goes without saying that it’s important to know the healthcare system and your rights to avoid any nasty surprises! We’ve put together this guide to health insurance in France to make sense of it all…

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Fitness classes in English in Paris

Although an amazing and life-changing experience, moving to Paris can be stressful. Why not take an exercise class to get your body moving and sweat some of that stress away? Most of all, don’t let a language barrier stop you from keeping fit in Paris, with these exercise classes in English in Paris. Anglophones can stay in shape in Paris too!

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Top 5 apartments near prestigious schools in Paris

Paris is a great place to study! This is why the city kept its first place position in the QS World University rankings for 4 years in a row. Even if Paris is now 2nd in the ranking, foreign students and researchers still love it and flock to the city to enjoy it during their studies. This is why we’ve put together a list of the Top 5 apartments located near the most prestigious schools in Paris!