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What is the hardest thing about moving to France with children?

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What is the hardest thing about moving to France with children?
Will your child soon be so fluent they can chat with the President? Photo: AFP
11:14 CEST+02:00
Moving the family to France is a dream for many people - but how will the children cope with the move? Is it really as simple as putting them in the local school and waiting until they pick it the language?

Moving to France obviously has many benefits for the whole family - but children especially can struggle with the move. From having to learn a new language, settle in to a new school system and make new friends, it it not an easy time.

So we want to hear from people who have successfully made the move - what worked, what didn't and what have you learned from the whole experience? We will use your answers in an article to help other families.

 
 

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