Andrea Bouchaud twenty in paris

Living and studying in Paris

Andrea knew she wanted to live in France ever since her first day of French class when she was 13 years old…

manx ski chalet Chris and Vanessa Callow

A Chalet in the Alps

Chris, an Isle of Man Advocate in General Practice, and Vanessa, formerly Head of PE at Island Secondary School, met on the hockey pitch…

Rip It Encore

Rip-it Encore: a British band abroad

Kent Terry from Nutley in England (45) and Jake Watt from Dunbar in Scotland (31) with Tilda the Taxi are Rip-it Encore, a band based near Pézenas (Herault) that play bars, restaurants, weddings, parties and other events.

Julie Kilgallon

My interior design business in France

Julie Kilgallon is a qualified interior designer based on the French Riviera. She grew up in Manchester and was inspired by her mother’s soft furnishing business to pursue a career in interior design.

Gwyn Brooke Nice

The Best of Both Worlds

Gwyn Brooke is South African, married with two teenage children, has a passion for people and travel and divides her time between Nice and Dubai…

Franklin and Don

A penthouse in Nice

Franklin and Don fell in love with France for the language, the food, the art, the history and the sunshine in the Riviera.

simon and emma family picture

The House of the Vineyard

Sunkissed days on the hills along rows of vines and sunflowers. Balmy evenings cradling a glass of Côtes de Duras under the shimmering moonlight. Who could resist?

Yetunde Oshodi

Becoming A French Citizen

There are many things that Yetunde loves about France: the countryside, the Mediterranean, the grandeur of Paris, the traditions and the language. One thing she didn’t love so much was standing in line at the Préfecture.

Karen and David Taylor

We run a gite business in Provence

David and Karen Taylor live in Saint Saturnin Les Apt in Provence, where they run a gite business and are lucky enough to have their own olive grove. Here they speak to FrenchEntrée about why they left the UK to start afresh in France.