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6 ways you may have insulted a French person without realizing (according to a French person)

One of the tropes that I see most frequently online about my fellow Frenchmen is...

Restaurant offers free burgers to singles on Valentines Day in Paris

Valentine’s Day is approaching and most restaurants in Paris are pushing their ‘Valentine’s Special’ menus...

About Keratin Blow Dry

NanoKeratin blow dry is a pioneering hair treatment which smooths and repairs all hair types...

Gail’s Resto Discovery – Fichon

Question: What happens when former caviste and wine enthusiast Matthieu Dewilde, teams up with chef...

900 Attendees expected for Paris Talks 2018 – Meet the Founder Michael Bahati

Expat community manager and event organiser, Michael Bahati decided that 2018 would be the year...

Community News

Concerts Sans Frontières (CSF) Paris – Call for Sponsorship

Concerts Sans Frontières («Concerts Without Borders») is a world-class classical music event to be held...

ULIP Students Set to Ride from the Eiffel Tower to Blackpool Tower to Raise Funds

The University of London Institute in Paris (ULIP) is proud that, for the fourth year...

A new fleet means affordable scooters are for sale

Cooltra Paris are changing their fleet of scooters and expats are being offered 125cc scooters...

How Expats Spend the Christmas Holidays

Rosie McCarthy, HR / YouTuber  www.youtube.com/NotEvenFrench I’ve been in France for 4 years now and have spent 3 beautiful...

Free hair treatment to Expatriates Magazine readers – Hard Parisian Water – A lasting solution for your hair

  One of the biggest issues living in Paris is the hard water and pollution. It...

Parents are wasting 20 days a year chauffeuring their children – Three working mothers find the solution

Three working mothers find the solution Sophie, Marietta and Anne are three working mothers in...

Concerts Sans Frontières set for launch

Lovers of live music, get excited! Concerts Sans Frontières (Concerts Without Boarders) will launch next...

Julie Collas’ Show, “Oh My God She’s Parisian”, Extended For another 6 months

Julie began her comedy career in September 2017 and is excited to announce that her...

Creating a Cozy Holiday Atmosphere During Your First Winter in France

The holidays are both a joyous and hectic time, especially after a recent move to...

My First Flight Experience – Leah tries a flight simulator in Paris

My experience of flying has been a mixed bag of mainly economy and some business...

Studio Aoustin – Discounted Family photo shoots in Paris & Suburbs

  Caroline & Jérôme Aoustin are offering a discounted special holiday family photo session during the...

Pitch in Paris 2017

The International School of Management (ISM) has taken its student and entrepreneurial offerings one step...
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Expat Interviews

900 Attendees expected for Paris Talks 2018 – Meet the Founder Michael Bahati

Expat community manager and event organiser, Michael Bahati decided that 2018 would be the year...

How Joone is Disrupting the Diaper Industry with its Eco-Friendly products

There are many ways we can choose to diaper our babies and each one has...

Jacqui Harwood’s Journey into Craniosacral therapy

In 1993, twenty-one-year-old Jacqui Harwood left home in New Zealand to embark on a journey...

Costco France – A Meeting With Management To Discuss Their Opening In Villebon-sur-Yvette (Île-de-France)

Walking through the doors of France’s first ever, newly opened Costco in Villebon-sur-Yvette, is like...

Mademoiselle Romance

Chronicles inspiring modern love with romance Within minutes of meeting Lily for the first time, in...

Connie-Lee Bennett – Holistic Therapist

Awarded Best Therapist in Paris 2016 by the international community, South African expat Connie-Lee Bennett...

PARKOUR & PHOTOGRAPHY WITH KEVIN MERCIER

For those unfamiliar with the exhilarating urban sport of parkour, it's a form of improvised...

THE HAT THAT CHANGED A LIFE – STEVES HOUNKPONOU’S STORY

The youngest of 9 children to a Beninese father and Togolese/Brazilian mother, Steves Hounkponou was...

Why is it so hard for women to find a tailor?

This was the question that designer Aaliyah Picanso asked Parisian tailor Joris Duval in 2014....

Taking on one of the worst organised crimes – Human Trafficking – Mariana Ruenes

Mexican expat Mariana Ruenes is a force to be reckoned with. Her gentle, composed exterior...

Preparing his third TEDx in Paris – Sabri Ben Radhia

Most students concentrate on their studies in the hope that they'll put their education into...

Lisa Anselmo

(Part-time) expat Lisa Anselmo shares her life between Paris and New York. She is a...

Changing viewfinders – Slawomir Janicki (from soldier to wedding photographer)

During his final tour of Afghanistan in 2013, Master Sergeant Slawomir Janicki was presented with...

Private Chauffeur in Paris – Moh Zraidi

What brought you to Paris? This is my second time in Paris. I originally arrived from...

Alina Iorgovan – A journey of self discovery

26-YEAR-OLD ALINA FROM TIMISOARA, ROMANIA, HAS BEEN ON A JOURNEY OF SELF-DISCOVERY WHICH HAS LED...

Adrian Ciucur – The banker who turned his back on powerpoints in La Defense to launch a “hands on” business

Forty-one-year-old Adrian Ciucur, originally from Sibiu Romania, launched JoIntheCity in 2013 with the ambition of...

Matt & Manon – The duo who are bringing French cinema to the international community in Paris

How did the idea of Lost in Frenchlation come about? Manon: It was born out of...

Diane Coletta – Petite in Paris

Voted Best Fashion Blogger in 2016 by expats in Paris, within just 18 months Diane...

Marta Zaraska & Meathooked

Marta Zaraska is a Polish Canadian journalist, foreign affairs correspondent and science writer. She has...

Amy Wong and Ceroc

Ceroc is a modern way of partner dancing without the complicated footwork. Danced in a...

Liba Stambollion

A few months ago, I was fortunate enough to meet with painter, bookmaker, furniture designer,...

Camilla Radford Furman – Voilin Teacher in Paris

Voted best music teacher in Paris by the expatriate community this year, American expat Camilla Radford...

KEYVAN GOLESTANEH

KEYVAN GOLESTANEH RADIATES AN AURA OF CALM AND WELL-BEING. NO SIGN OF STRESS OR TENSION....

Ana Paula Mendes – Defying the odds

Brazilian entrepreneur Ana Paula Mendes exudes confidence and self-belief. Founder of APAM Consulting, she certainly...

LEGION D’HONNEUR AWARDEE BIKAS SANYAL

Bikas Sanyal’s is the ultimate expatriate success story. From very humble beginnings in India, he...

ANNA DAWSON AND THE BALLOON DIARY

Every day, Anna Dawson, the Australian Expat known for 'The Balloon Diary" shows how something...

ABDENNOUR BOUHROUM

As far as turning points go, Abdennour’s couldn’t be clearer. at the age of 17...

PAULA PADUROIU

Paula Paduroiu is a great example of someone following their dreams. For many she landed...

Hélène Leone talks about founding the first Canadian bilingual school in Paris

A piece of Canada has come to the heart of Paris with the arrival of...

A Mother’s Sacrifice – Gabriella Kern’s Adoption Story

Gabriella Kern is a twenty-year-old Franco-Colombian law student with a story to tell. It’s her...

Zakia Ahasniou

When did you have the epiphany to become an actress / playwright? I can’t say it was...

Jim Haynes

We first met about 18 years ago at one of your now famous Sunday night...

A Woman of Success – Dawn Bournand

With her compass pointed to the big, wide world, Dawn Bournand’s life trajectory is nothing...

The Mum Behind ‘Mama Loves Paris’ – Claudette Parry Laws

The first thing you notice about Claudette Parry Laws when you meet her is her...

Khan Kanga – A Cool Man

You left France for the US in 2006, what took you there? Back when I was...

Jeff Berner – The man who connects the dots

Brought up on a trading post in Colorado’s wild west amid Native American Indians, Jeff...

American Portraitist – Moe Delaitre

Artist Moe Delaitre’s work can be admired in galleries across America including the Smithsonian National...

Suzette Doña-Riego

Suzette demonstrated a passion for the arts from an early age. Whether it was singing,...

Khairuddin Hori Deputy Programming Director at the Palais de Tokyo

Singaporean curator Khairuddin Hori joined Palais de Tokyo, one of Paris’ most prominent centres of...

Anthony Strong on signing with a French record label

I’d like to introduce you to Anthony Strong, a 30-year-old English jazz singer, pianist and...

Best of Paris 2017

Best Fashion Photographer in Paris 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

This year’s title of Best Fashion Photographer was claimed by Laurent Lô.  Self-taught, Laurent is...

Best Portrait Photographer in Paris 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

Big Apple expat Katie Donnelly followed her heart, which brought her to France 4 and...

Best English-Speaking Hairdresser in Paris 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

This year’s title for  Best English-Speaking Hairdresser goes to British Hairdresser Nick Clark who recently...

Best Women’s Network 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

A total of 1,814 votes decided the Best Women’s Network 2017,  which is awarded to...

Best Association in Paris – Best of Paris 2017

Paris can be a lonely place when you first arrive, and many look to associations...

Best Wedding Planner in Paris 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

Fête en France retain their acknowledged position as Best Wedding Planner in Paris. American principal...

Best Wedding Photographer 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

The Best Wedding Photographer category attracted over 3,000 votes. Among the nominees were some familiar...

Best Food Blogger in Paris – Best of Paris 2017

New for 2017, The Best Food Blogger category received 1,012 votes and developed into an...

Best Beer in Paris 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

FrogPubs and  FrogBeer  have strived to brew creative, drinkable beers of a consistent, excellent quality...

Best Yoga in Paris 2017 – Best of Paris 2017

Last year’s Yoga category was awarded to Ann Moradian, who finished second in the 2017...

Most Popular

8 English Speaking Hairdressers in Paris

Many expats put off a needed haircut until the next visit to their hometown for...

5 things to remember when dating a French man

If I’ve learnt anything during my two years in Paris, it’s that there are certain...

The 10 moments to expect during an apartment search in Paris [Spoiler Alert]

Finding a rental in Paris is a tough, but with a little determination, its a challenge most...

Diane Coletta – Petite in Paris

Voted Best Fashion Blogger in 2016 by expats in Paris, within just 18 months Diane...

Khairuddin Hori Deputy Programming Director at the Palais de Tokyo

Singaporean curator Khairuddin Hori joined Palais de Tokyo, one of Paris’ most prominent centres of...

City News

Restaurant offers free burgers to singles on Valentines Day in Paris

Valentine’s Day is approaching and most restaurants in Paris are pushing their ‘Valentine’s Special’ menus...

164 Christmas tree recycling points appear across Paris

164 Christmas tree recycling dropoff/collection points (14 more than 2017) have started popping up across...

Best of Paris 2017 Winner Window Stickers Now Available

We are delighted to have received the Best of Paris 2017 Window Stickers. If you...

30,000 Spectators expected for Red Bull SoapBox Race in Saint-Cloud

While Paris closes its' roads to cars on October 1st, the Red Bull SoapBox Race ...

Tour Montparnasse is about to get a 300M€ Facelift

The €300 million-renovation, financed entirely by the tower's co-owners, is due to be completed by...

Family

5 things to do in Paris with young kids

If people ask me whether Paris is a child-friendly city I tend to say no. But Paris is so incredibly irresistible that this has...

7 Ways to Dress your Children the French Way

I always love to see how French children are dressed at school. They look as if they are all taking part in a photo...

How Joone is Disrupting the Diaper Industry with its Eco-Friendly products

There are many ways we can choose to diaper our babies and each one has its own benefits. While diapers may not seem an...

Health

About Keratin Blow Dry

NanoKeratin blow dry is a pioneering hair treatment which smooths and repairs all hair types...

The Health Coach Revolution

According to a new study* on French employees’ wellbeing, 52% suffer from anxiety and 1...

Where to Find Kale in Paris

If you're looking for Kale head over to The Kale Project where Kristen Beddard has been indexing Paris...

QUITTING GOOGLE FOR A THERAPEUTIC PATH – FROM CORPORATE IT TO HYPNOTISM

In 2015 Stephanie Kaye surprised friends and family when she quit her job of 8...

THE SPECTRUM OF BODYWORK – PART 2

In Part 1 of this article, I presented a framework for understanding different kinds of...

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