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Welcome to Living France, the essential guide for anyone who dreams of a new life in France. All you need to know about buying a property, moving to France and either starting a successful business or enjoying a peaceful retirement can be found here.

Be inspired by our real-life stories of people who’ve already made the move across the Channel, alongside invaluable practical advice on everything from legal and financial issues to property and renovation.

We focus on the very best locations in which to start your new life, with tips from expats living in France and advice from the professionals. Add to that the very best of French food, wine and interiors, not to mention help with language learning, and you have the perfect companion to help you find the life of which you’ve always dreamed. À bientôt!

Latest issue

In the May issue of Living France, we find out what it’s like to live in Normandy’s Seine-Maritime, explore the locations from four of your favourite French films, meet the B&B expats who hosted James Martin for his recent TV show and hear how one couple transformed a ruin in Provence into a stylish home

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Latest articles from Living France

British expat Rosie Hill grows a variety of fruit and vegetables in her Normandy garden that she uses to cook for the family throughout the year

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French is a very expressive language and there are just some words and phrases that there is no English equivalent for, these are some of our favourites

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Eating and drinking is a crucial part of French culture and social life. There are rules and codes to be aware of so here are some of the dos and don’ts of French dining etiquette.

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Many British citizens living in France are eligible to vote in the next UK general election on 8 June 2017 - find out if you are eligible and how to register to vote

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Bouillabaisse recipe

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Savoy-trained chef Guy Wolley shares his recipe for this classic seafood stew that’s perfect for a summertime dinner party

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