Secrets to Finding an Apartment in Paris, Episode 153

paris skyline and rooftops; secrets to finding an apartment in parisFinding an apartment for rent in Paris can be a frustrating proposition. But Phil has done it several times and has come up with an excellent method that he shares in this episode of the Join Us in France Travel Podcast.

Tips for Using Uber in Paris, Episode 151

Blair and her husband at the Eiffel Tower, Using Uber in ParisWondering if you can afford to use Uber in Paris? Wondering how Uber works in Paris? It's all in this short episode!

Visiting Paris Using a Wheelchair, Episode 109

Will my Credit Card Work in France? Episode 99

Great Museums for Free in Paris, Episode 80

France on the Cheap, Bus Transportation, Episode 75

How to get around in France without breaking the bank by using bus transportation. It's also very handy when other modes of transportation are on strike, which happens on a regular basis.The French bus system is complicated but explained here.

When Is the Best Time to Visit France? Episode 74

Friends often ask when is the best time to visit France. Many answers are possible, but we vote for June and we tell you why in this episode.

Visiting France with a Guide Dog for the Blind, Episode 55

Today on Join Us in France we take a side trip into the wonderful world of guide dogs for the blind with Richard Wadwell, an Englishman and guide dog owner and who comes to France many times each year with his guide dog Ralph. Richard talks about what it's like having a guide dog and shares wonderful tips on visiting France with or without a guide dog, in particular the Limoges area and Aix-en-Provence. And if you're like me and you have great admiration for guide dogs and the work they do, this conversation will give you a glimpse into this amazing world.

Show Notes for Episode 10: Store Hours and Credit Cards in France

Store Hours and Credit Cards in France, Episode 10

store with visa sign in the window: Store hours and credit cards in FranceThe things you need to know about credit cards and store hours in France. In episode 10 of the Join Us in France Travel Podcast we discuss store hours and credit cards in France: work hours, lunch-time, closing time, etc. Also, we talk about what you will and will not find at a pharmacy in France. And what about credit cards? Which ones work in France? How do you buy gas in France without a chip credit card? This is the episode you need to listen to so you can prepare for a hassle-free trip to France. For photos and show notes go to