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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!

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With real life stories and expert advice, here are 8 things we discovered about life in France from Living France’s April issue

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Latest articles from Living France

Do you know which French chef was born near Besançon in the east of France, or which singer was born in the city of Nantes? Take our quiz to find out in which wonderful corners of France some well-known public figures first came into the world

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In the second of this two-part series, Dan Harris, Head of Stone King solicitor’s International & Cross-Border department, who is also a French specialist, completes his review of some of the key French tax and French succession conflicts of law.

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Mayors are an integral part of the community in France but have a growing history of setting some rather unusual and, on the surface, futile rules in their towns and villages. We look at the reasoning behind some of things French mayors have banned

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In the latest series, Tim and Sasha Hazael of Château du Puits es Pratx create a wellness garden and prepare for wedding season

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Dick Strawbridge and his wife Angel are on a tour of the UK sharing stories about life at Château de la Motte Husson in France

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