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What is the name of the city or town that you are reporting on?
Describe how you "dreamed" expat life would be before you moved overseas. Please provide as much detail as possible.
The opportunity to live in a foreign speaking country to see the culture and lifestyles o the locals and to experience the day to day life of becoming a local in this amazing city. Opening up opportunities to see more parts of the world, and to meet new people.
How has your expat experience met the expectations you dreamed about before you moved abroad?
Yes it has, though it is not easy. Miss friends and family, lots of people come and go and I miss the stability. But on the flip side I am seeing the world, and living in France! Another expectation I had was that my extended family would venture to France and nearly all of them have! This has been great for me and amazing for them!
Expats in Paris live in the fabled City of Lights, but what do you need to know to actually get there and establish yourself? Here are a few basic steps to help get the ball rolling. Includes information about visas, health care, where to live and more!
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