Mayenne is a small town situated on the Mayenne river, in the north of the Mayenne department. It is roughly halfway between Le Mans and Rennes and is north of Angers. This is the only town in France which shares … Read More

24 hours of Le Mans

The 24 hours of Le Mans is the oldest and most distinguished endurance race for sports cars in the world. The first ever race ran in 1923 near the town of Arnage and apart from war years and a strike … Read More

Healthcare in France

Every adult seeking medical attention must choose and register with a primary doctor in France or medecin traitant or you run the risk of paying higher healthcare fees and being reimbursed at a lower rate. Finding an English-speaking doctor in … Read More

Advice on Living in France

If you want to live in France long term or even permanently, you may be eligible to apply for French permanent residence or French citizenship after five years of living in France, although this time is reduced in certain cases … Read More

Pays De La Loire

Pays de la Loire is located in western France and has a diverse low-lying landscape, residing largely in the Massif Armoricain. The rugged and wild Atlantic coast in the west contrasts with the green lush countryside and rivers of the … Read More

Nantes History

The Pays de la Loire region is not one of France‚Äôs historic regions and is a recent creation. In fact, the regional capital was once the capital of Brittany to which it no longer belongs. The Pays de la Loire … Read More

Taxation in France

Once a resident in France, you are liable to pay taxes in France on your income worldwide and will need to file a French tax return as an expat. There are three main types of personal taxes in France: French … Read More

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