Paris - Post Report Question and Answers

What are the particular advantages of living in this city?

Unfortunately, though we were assigned to Paris, our housing is on the far side of a suburb. Unless your kids are going to ASP and you want them to have the shortest possible commute, then there are no advantages to living in our neighborhood. We miss out on being able to experience Paris, as we aren’t able to partake in embassy events/activities and our work/life balance has suffered. - May 2022

Public transport is an advantage, you can walk and ride and get anywhere. - Sep 2021

Easy to get everywhere else in the country, the EU, and the world. - Jul 2020

The food and culture are world renown for a reason. Paris is an incredible city with a wealth of opportunities. We have had fun exploring France and have traveled all over with still more to discover. - Aug 2015

AMAZING food, wine and culture/museums galore. Tons to do in the city, and its easy to get around and see the rest of the country and Europe for that matter. - Feb 2015

Fashion capital of the world. CULTURE at every turn. Close to fly thru out Europe. - Jun 2013

Food, drink, inspiring jealousy. - Jan 2011

Paris is a stimulating city with amazing aesthetics-- from gold gilded statues to golden flaky croissants. A feast for the senses around every corner. - Sep 2010

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