If asked whether you would ever consider becoming French, most Anglos, especially those from Britain and Ireland would probably respond "why would I want to do something like that?"
But whether it's for work reasons or for travel or simply to feel more at one with your new French friends, becoming a citizen of La France has numerous and varied advantages, including allowing you to go for the top job in the country.
With the help of those who have gone through the process The Local has put together a list of 10 reasons (plus a bonus one) why you should consider becoming French. Click below to see the results.
What have we missed? Let us know in the comments section below.
The Local spoke to thre Anglos who had successfully gained French nationality. Find out why they did it and whether it was worth it by clicking below.
For practical information on how to gain French nationality and to find out what documents you will need you can CLICK HERE.