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04/10/2012 Wine buffs say cheers to downturn as prices stall at last

James Bond might have cause for concern but most other fans of fine French wine can relax: your habit should not become significantly more...

10/07/2012 Five best expat bars in Paris

Top expat pubs in Paris Whether you are an expat yourself, or a traveller simply looking to drink in the company of some English speakers, here are a few of the best expat...

23/03/2012 Gluten-free cakes bring tears of joy to Paris

Marie Tagliaferro at 'helmut newcake' may be the only pastry chef to offer gluten-free patisserie delicacies in pastry-loving France.

09/12/2010 Preparing a French Christmas: It's all about the food

Preparing a French Christmas: Christmas dinner in France Like most French holiday traditions, the focus of Christmas and New Year's celebrations in France is on the table. Here are some tips for...

09/03/2009 Expats' 'underground' restaurants conquer Paris

Rosa Jackson sniffs out the underground eateries that are becoming all the rage in the city of light.

04/03/2008 King of fish joins elite league of three-star Michelin chefs

Catherine Rama encounters a chef with a special knack for fish aptly based on the shores of the Mediterranean.

05/10/2007 The tasty history of Parisian patisseries

Hannah Westley risks a few extra calories to find out where the best places are in Paris to have your cake and eat it.

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Management culture in France

Management culture in France

This handy guide from Expertise in Labour Mobility includes information on business hierarchy, negotiations, and etiquette.

American associations and clubs in Paris

American associations and clubs in Paris

A listing of organizations in the Paris area that cater primarily to Americans living in France. Updated April 2011.

British associations and clubs in Paris

British associations and clubs in Paris

Our handy guide to the British community in Paris, from cricket clubs to Scottish country dancing lessons to where to find a jar of Marmite.

Anglophone services in France

Anglophone services in France

Here's a short introduction to our Banking section for those living in France, from how to open a bank account to Islamic banking and investments.