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French wedding

French weddings: A guide to getting married in France


If you are planning to get married in France, this guide explains the paperwork and processes for arranging a French wedding.

Childcare in France

Childcare in France


There is a comprehensive system of crèches, nursery, preschools, and international childcare in France. Here’s a guide on childcare options in France.

Divorce in France

Getting divorced in France


A guide on how to file for divorce in France, including steps on preparing documentation, conditions for separating, and what to expect.

Online dating

Expat dating: Online dating guide for expats


Expat dating has its own set of challenges and perks. Luckily, anyone looking for a partner in an international setting has a plenty of options, including expat online dating.

French wedding

Marriage in France: like la rentrée


The French wedding dream is not all bells and bliss; Geoff Morris shares his tips for handling the French bureaucratic process to get married in France.

Dating in Europe: First date etiquette


The dating game is hard enough, even when you know the ‘rules'. So how do you date when living abroad and you don't know how the game is played? Here's a guide to expat dating in Europe.

Expat tips for online dating after divorce


Getting back out there after a divorce can feel daunting, especially as an expat.

Preschool in France

Preschool options in France


If you're looking to enrol your child into a preschool in France, here's a guide to preschool options in France from nurseries to kindergartens.

Daycare in France

Life in France: A guide to daycare


There are many preschool and daycare centers in France but it can be difficult to find an open spot, especially in Paris. Here's a guide to finding daycare in France for your child.

UK divorce law

Divorce: English divorce law abroad

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For a UK couple living abroad, it may still be possible to use the English courts and an English lawyer to handle divorce proceedings.

Divorce abroad

Divorce abroad: 10 steps to protect your children

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Frank Arndt looks at cases where the expat dream ends in despair and frustration. If your marriage breaks down, the prospects can be daunting if you are 'stuck' in a foreign country.


International adoption: are you ready?

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Expat Women sheds light on the personal and challenging considerations expat couples will face when seriously thinking of adopting a child abroad.

International baby names

Baby names in a multi-culti family

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Parents of new-born babies all over the world have very different options in their choice of given names.

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