Tagged: France

Canadian French vs European French

  Think all French is the same? Think again! With native French speakers living in France, Belgium, Switzerland, Luxembourg and Canada, not to mention the millions upon millions of French...

10 things to do in Montpellier for less than €20

One of France’s most student-friendly cities, Montpellier’s got a special swagger that comes from its creative cultural scene, hot nightlife and breathtaking nature. If you’re looking for things to do...

10 things to do in Nice for less than €20

Year-round sunshine, beautiful beaches, delicious food, amazing museums… Trust us, the Queen of the French Riviera doesn’t disappoint! Enjoy your language stay in Nice and let this elegant holiday destination...

Local tips for France’s regional cuisine

France has a global reputation for excellent food. But calling it simply “French food” would be to ignore the richness of regional cuisine. In a country that stretches from the...

5 reasons to travel by train

What is the quickest way to get from Central Paris to Central London? Unless you have a private jet, it is not flying! Europe’s railways offer comfort, value and, above...

French courses by the sea

from Woman by the Sea – Paul Gaugin Looking for a destination for a French course where you can combine your language study with a relaxing stay by the Mediterranean?...

My language course in Rouen

It’s 8.45am on a grey May morning and I’m sitting in a classroom being asked about my work, in French, by one of the friendly teachers at French in Normandy,...

Surf’s up!

Learning a language abroad is an adventure. You get to see places and meet people that are worlds away from your everyday experience. You learn a new way of thinking...

Take two… duo destinations with ESL

Do you like chocolate or vanilla ice cream? Warm summer sunshine or snowy days? Ronaldo or Messi? Hey, it’s perfectly ok to like both! With this in mind, let us...