Australian Expats In France
If you are looking to connect with Australian expats in France, then this page brings together all the latest expat blogs France written by Australian bloggers, any interviews, articles and news items we have here at ExpatsBlog.com.
Latest Blogs by Australian Expats Living in France
- The Riviera Grapevine
A blog for all things wine related on the French and Italian Riviera (as seen through an Australian's rosé tinted glasses!)
- Will she love Paris?
Few days prior to packing her whole life to Paris, her mind can somewhat be likened to hearing mixed reviews about a restaurant she'd never been and decided to go anyway - this, thousand times over. This blog documents her time in Paris.
- Bordeaux Expats
A blog about Expats living in Bordeaux, France. English speaking community. Useful information about the city of Bordeaux and the surrounding area.
- Days on the Claise
Susan and Simon write about life in a small town in the Loire Valley. They range freely from heritage and history to nature and wildlife, with some cooking and classic cars in between.
- A Girl about the World
Tales from an average girl living in Melbourne who dropped everything to follow her dreams to live in Paris.
Latest Expat Interviews/ Articles
- Irish Expat in France - Interview With Dermot
Dermot O'Shea was 22 years old, had been working in insurance/banking since leaving school at 17, the Irish economy ("The Celtic Tiger") was booming and, suddenly, he realised that he'd either stay...
- Australia to France - Expat Interview With Rosemary
Rosemary Kneipp knew from a very early age that she wanted to live in Europe. She learnt French at school and her university studies were aimed at achieving fluency in the language and getting a job...
- Australian Expat Living In Bordeaux - Interview With Mike
In August 2004 Mike Foster left his home town of Sydney, Australia to begin a trip throughout Asia that was to last 8 months and which took him through Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand and India. After...
- Australian Expat In Loire Valley - Interview With Susan
Susan Walter left Australia to pursue an interest in costume design in England, and ended up an entomologist in France. To find out how this could have happened you need to read her blog Days on the...
- Expat Interview With Wendy Hollands - Australian Expat In France
Wendy Hollands said she'd be back in Australia in a year's time. Twelve years later, she's still telling family and friends she'll be back one day, but there are too many places she has yet to...
Latest News Relating to France or Australia
- Expats in France face confusion over tax on overseas income
As French lawmakers fight over the introduction of new tax laws affecting expats who have overseas investments or pensions, potentially affected expats in the country are facing financial...
- World survey shows map of least and most racially tolerant countries
The World Value Survey’s map of every world country’s level of racial tolerance was used by Swedish researchers to determine the relationship between racism and economic freedom. The report...
- Homeless Kiwi families in Australia cause resentment amongst locals
The 2001 changes in Australia’s immigration policies has resulted in many New Zealand expat families becoming homeless due to their having no access to state benefits. A homeless Kiwi community...
- Fall in French mortgage interest rates attracts British buyers
Fixed mortgage rates on offer to Britons looking for a new life in France are at their lowest since the end of WWII. Now that French property prices are in decline, the temptation of a 20-year...
- Is Australia the new Switzerland for expat financial stability
Switzerland’s most famous product wasn’t the cuckoo clock or the sound of unmusical yodelling, it was its traditional reputation for secrecy and financial stability. A well-managed currency,...