Erasmus on a special diet in Lyon

Vegetarian, vegan, or intolerant to lactose or gluten? Find out how you can live in Lyon on a special diet… Despite an assortment of varied dishes served in over a thousand different eateries, those with special diets can find it difficult to dine in Lyon. ...

Useful apps to help you during your stay in France

There are many apps, you need to download on your smartphone, that can help you not only with the transition period but also throughout the whole of your Erasmus adventure!   #1 Saving money Download Viber or Whatsapp to make free phone calls and send instant...

10 embarrassing mistakes in French

You are in France and as you’re still learning the language, you probably make some mistakes from times to times, and that’s totally okay, this is how you progress! But you should know that some mistakes are very funny for French people, and can be very embarrassing...

French Politeness

As strange as it may seem, in France, people are actually very polite. We know that there is a cliché saying that French people are quite rude (especially Parisians) but the general and commonly accepted poker face and silent attitude are usually misinterpreted by...

Driving in France: a survival guide!

You may already have a driving license from your home country and in that case, you don’t have to worry because it will be valid for a year in France. However, you will have to learn the weird French driving rules and if you stay longer than a year, you will have to...

How to travel as much as possible on Erasmus!

Make the most of your year abroad – travel! You have finally left home, waved goodbye to your family and arrived at your Erasmus destination! Whether you are nervous or excited about what awaits you, remember that this is not just your year in another city, but also...

Phone plan in France

You are coming to France and of course, you want a phone to keep in touch with your family abroad, or with your future new French friends? Here a guide and some tips to understand the French phone system and above all, to get a cheap phone plan as soon as possible!...