I have so many bookmarked pages, links, notes, and suggestions from friends gathered from the past years in Paris. Here is an attempt to organize handy resources related to Paris in one place. Note: It is important to always keep track of the most current information when it comes to more official processes such as visa renewal, filing for taxes, as things are constantly evolving and changing.
Looking to Move Paris?
French Tech Visa– Visa for tech talent to come to France, valid for 4 years on a renewable basis.
Getting Settled in Paris?
TransferWise (helpful site for receiving and transfering money abroad)
Side- Platform to help students find part time work
Student in Paris
Visa Renewal ( Each visa renewal process is different depending on the visa, make sure you find out the specific to your situation: student, work, artist,etc)
APS VISA 101– Visa options after Masters degree in France
Freelancers/ Entrepreneurs/ Start ups
Paris Start Up Network– Community of start up in Paris that host a series of workshops, networking events, and a source for resources.
The Family– A cool space dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs. They host a loads of events, and are full of helpful resources
Station F– newly open start up campus. Its the largest in the world and full of opportunities and resources for startups based in Paris and from abroad.
We Art– Looking for creative support like graphic design, photography, illustration. You can find the necessary support you need with this platform.
Life in Paris
Helpful sites to find things to do in Paris:
Where to Eat in Paris... 50+ addresses of great places to eat in Paris
Eyebrow threading salon ( Stella Centre de beaute Indien) – There are 2 on the same street I go to the one that is 25 rue Phillipe de Girrard, and always get complements on my eyebrows when I do)
Les Bains d’Orient– Great place to go if your looking to enjoy a spa day. They have a great waxing department as well that uses Oriental wax ( sugar, lime and honey)