Expat Interviews

In this section we interview expats living in France who give useful tips and insight about moving to France what it's like to be an expat in France. Tell us your story by filling in our interview form.

From Canada to Brittany

PoullaouenDiane moved to Brittany from Canada and lives in Poullaouen in the Finistère departement.

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Living near Carcassonne

carcassonneLinda and Chris decided the time was right to move to France when Chris was made redundant and their daughter had left home.

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Living in the Loire-Atlantique

Loire-AtlantiqueRoger moved to France for health reasons after being injured in an accident in the UK, he now lives in the Loire-Atlantique.

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Working the land in Dordogne

AquitaineRobert Cowan of VoletsVerts moved to France in 2007 and lives in the Dordogne.

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A Holiday Home in the Languedoc

LanguedocMonty M owns a home in the Languedoc and spends as much time as possible living in France.

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Moving Back to France

st-maloColin Topley lived in France during the 80's and has moved back after retiring from his job in the UK, he now lives near St Malo in Brittany.

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From Johannesburg to the Midi Pyrenees

Midi PyreneesOriginally from Johannesburg Colin Hancox is now renovating a house in South West France.

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Life in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

VarJill Crouch lives in a village in the Var department situated in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of south-east France.

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Living in Moncontour

moncontourAnji Weston lives in Moncontour in the Vienne where she runs a B&B with her husband..

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Living in Cotes d'Armor

Breton houseAngi lives in the beautiful Côtes-d'Armor region of Brittany and has been living in France for 17 years.

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Living in Central Brittany

Breton houseDeeanna moved to France in 1998, she now has French nationality and lives and works in central Brittany.

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