Resource Websites Guide

Useful Government Websites

  • – This is the official site of the Paris city hall. There is an English and a Spanish version.
  • – Official site of RATP for metro, RER and bus navigation to Paris area.
  • – Government website on all aspects of visa and immigration to France. In French and English.
  • – Official Paris Tourist Office website with information on a wide variety of subjects of interest to the Parisian tourist. Multilingual site including English, French, Spanish, Russian, Italian and German.

City Guides

Expat Sites


  • – Free online noticeboard (in French and English) for apartments, furniture, jobs, pets, tickets, etc.
  • – Bi-weekly magazine and website with classifieds and other Anglophone information.


  • – The English-language television station France 24 maintains an up-to-the-minute website for breaking news.
  • – Website for The Local, a newspaper that reports France’s news in English.


  • – Foremost a food blog, it’s also full of the author’s discoveries, observations and hints on living in Paris (sweetly).
  • – Website that offers daily deals from its partners in Paris. Sign up for notifications and receive offers for discounted meals, services, shows and more.