Telephones, French Mobile Phones and the Internet

3 Travel Hacks For Staying Connected In France And The EU

LeFrench MobileExpensive fees for texts, calls and data use can ruin your long-awaited trip to France. Here are a few options that can help you stay connected without breaking your travel budget while in France and the European Union...

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Staying in Touch in France

French SIM cardStaying in touch whilst in France should by now be a fairly straightforward thing to do, you would have thought, in this day and age. Not so. Unfortunately you'll still either pay through the nose if you plan to use your UK mobile provider, be stuck with a UK number if using a Global SIM card or possibly

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Trying to Call an 0870 Number From France?

Photo by Diane MillerHave you ever needed to phone a company or organisation in the UK only to discover that the only phone number you have or can find for them begins with 0800 or 0845 or similar number that can't be dialled from France or indeed anywhere outside of the UK...

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Stop Those Unwanted Telemarketing Calls

telemarketing callsYou've moved to France and hoped that you'd heard the last of those unwanted calls offering to sell you this or that product that you don't want and most of all don't need. Think again, telemarketing calls are just as bad in France...

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3G Mobile Broadband in France

3G USB ModemIf you live in an area of France that doesn't receive ADSL you may be still be able to get mobile broadband by using a 3G modem, dongle or clé.

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France Bookshop

Maps and Travel Guides
The Xenophobe's Guide to the French
The French care about what really matters in life - being French. They care more about ....
Novels and Real Life Tales
Travels With Tinkerbelle: 6,000 Miles Around France In A Mechanical Wreck
The author and her husband devised a simple plan – to take a tent and the dog and drive ....
Learning French
Practice Makes Perfect: French Conversation
Practice Makes Perfect: French Conversation gives you helpful instruction on correct ....
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