Category: Expat Advice

3 Surprising Things About Moving to Paris

This week’s guest blogger is the wonderful Elizabeth! Elizabeth is a new expat in Paris, just beginning her adventures (and mishaps!) in France. Originally from Boston, Massachusetts, she is a writer and marketer by trade and a wine and cheese lover by passion. It only made sense to start her blog, Another Américaine in Paris, […]

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How to: Get your Carte Vitale.

When I first thought about writing this article I honestly debated writing: GIVE UP AND RUN AWAY, VERY FAR AWAY Why? Because the administration system in France is a huge headache. It’s also frustrating enough to make a saint swear. It took me TWO YEARS to get my carte vitale and I nearly turned grey […]

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Looking for a writing group in Paris? Join us!

Last year I joined a writing group in Paris called The Drunk Writers and after the current leader had to head back to the States I offered to take over. I really loved the group and didn’t want it to end! We now meet every two weeks and work together on timed exercises (5 minutes […]

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