Discover how to save time and money, by managing your finances and overseas transactions with ease.
French food is known globally for its finesse and flavour. Guide your palette through this list of top 10 French foods, with do-it-yourself recipes.
Be surprised by the array of top French festivals in 2016, celebrating religion, art, chocolate, citrus, wine, film, music and even puppet festivals in France.
From having the world's oldest ever living human to being the world's most visited country, read about the most interesting facts about France.
What emergency numbers should you call in France? Our guide to French emergency medical or crime-related numbers and non-medical helplines for lost property and general enquiries will prepare you for the worst should you encounter any pressing emergencies or require any help in France.
This guide explains what you need to know about the French social security system: who has to pay, how much, what is covered and how to claim your benefits
Here is a list of national French holidays in 2016, plus regional French holidays, school holidays, daylight saving, Mother's and Father's Days and other important dates in the French holiday calendar.
For drivers in France, here's a guide to French road rules, importing a car, and whether you need to exchange your foreign driver's licence for a French one.
A short guide to finding your way around the very confusing French political system.
Can you pinpoint a pick pocket in France? Know the French legal system, including common crimes in France and where to be most cautious.
The facts on transportation in France.
The facts on communications in France.
Facts about the economy in France.
The facts on the government of France.
Facts on the geography, people and society of France.
A brief introduction to the history of France