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Be picked up at the airport in Paris, Lyon or Geneva and transported in style in a large Mercedes seating four passengers to your Burgundy destination. Youri Lebault of Bourgogne Gold Tour will also drive you to other destinations in France and Europe.
And, so that you can enjoy your lunch or wine tasting without worrying about drink-driving, Youri will also take you to social
From new kitchens and bathrooms to complete house renovation, City and Guilds qualified carpenter Vic Thurling, based in Chagny, works in the Saône-et-Loire and Côte d'Or departments. He is fully French registered, with decennal insurance. www.burgundymadeeasy.com
learn french in semur-en-auxois
If you want to learn French in a friendly, delightful surrounding, take a look at La Petite Classe based in the ancient convent in the Armançon valley in Semur. Maryse Planel teaches one to three students at a time offering 22 hours tuition a week, accommodation, meals and two visits per week to places of interest. French culture is also included.
Make the property transition to France as painless as possible by seeking the help of the professionals. Caroline Giganet is a Property Finder, based in Beaune, who will then act as a Project Manager to assist in all aspects of buying, restoring and the interior design of your purchase.
Steven Grover is a locally based consultant for The Spectrum IFA Group who are regulated to provide financial advice in France and have several years experience advising expatriates who have moved to France to work or retire. Steve says, 'our philosophy is to fully understand our client’s individual situations and fit solutions to help each of them achieve their short and long term financial goals. Though every client is different these solutions can include savings plans, life assurance, investments, pensions & local mortgages from globally recognised and local providers'. Contact him for further information or to arrange a free no obligation financial review.
tel: 00 33 (0)6 87 98 09 41
Ecrivain Public – for documents in perfect French
If you need help with an official letter in French, a CV, leaflet, press release, theses or website for instance, call in the professionals. Evelyne Gelin, an ‘ecrivain public’, who lives west of Dijon offers a writing and proof-reading service. Strictly speaking it is not a translation service, but her English is so good that you can be sure that that your writing will be correctly adapted to the context.
bURGUNDY webSITE optimiZation
Once you have set up a website, the next challenge is to get that site found by the search engines and by the visitors. This is where E-comm. Consultant Judith Un - van de Toorn comes in. She does the 'behind the scenes' work on search engines optimisation, web editing and translation, keeping her clients and their websites up to date on new developments in this meteoric medium. Judith is Dutch and has lived in Burgundy since 2000.
If you need an overall project manager for your house construction or renovation Roger Bishop is a building contractor who offers this service throughout Burgundy.
Plumbed In and Wired Up
Marcus Acton-Bond undertakes plumbing and electrical projects in the northern Burgundy sector installing everything from central heating to air conditioning, rewiring, and battery systems in houses or on barges. Having many years experience, he provides an efficient, no-nonsense service, just what everyone needs.
Tel: 00 33 (0)3 86 81 98 55 or 00 33 (0) 6 21 19 95 34