Moving to Aix-en-Provence
Are you thinking of moving to Aix-en-Provence? The city is situated in the south of France and has a population of approximately 143,000 inhabitants. Its economy is largely based on tourism, entertainment, the computer software industry, manufacturing of olive oil and chocolate. The well known Chocolaterie de Puvricard is situated in the hills to the north of Aix.
Local Information if moving to Aix-en-Provence
When you first move to a new city finding your way around the local taxes and requirements can be daunting, a quick visit to the following website can help you on your way: http://www.expatarrivals.com
Property prices if you are thinking of moving to Aix-en-Provence
Buying a property in Aix-en-Provence is generally an easy and well-regulated process. One point to remember is the purchase becomes legally binding very quickly. It is wise not sign anything in a rush. The following site has a selection of homes for sale: http://www.aplaceinthesun.com
Schools if moving to Aix-en-Provence
The majority of expats choose to educate their children at an international school, especially if they only plan to stay in Aix-en-Provence for a few years. This option eliminates any concerns surrounding the language barrier and children are able to follow the curriculum of an expat’s home country.
The following site will help you find a suitable international school: http://www.expatica.com
Travel if moving to Aix-en-Provence
The advanced rail network has some of the fastest high-speed trains in the world. Most expats will have driven in France on their holidays so will know what to expect before they move to Aix-en-Provence. Many people take advantage of the short-term bicycle hire scheme nicknamed V’Hello to get around the city.
Currency Conversion If Moving To Aix-en-Provence
The official currency in France is the euro (€). Most credit and debit cards are accepted in Aix-en-Provence. ATMs can easily be found across the country.
When moving overseas making sure you get the best exchange rate possible is essential. White & Company has an exclusive arrangement with an FX Firm.
Simply call us on Tel: 01494-857672 or follow the link to see what additional monies you will receive compared to using your high street bank and to set up a free account. https://www.whiteandcompany.co.uk/foreign-exchange/
European Removals if you are moving to Aix-en-Provence
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If you are looking to move to Aix-en-Provence, White & Company have been providing an international removals, packing and storage service for over 145 years and are members of FIDI and Omni.