Welcome to France & Lyon

Sojoourn makes your expat journey in France a more enriching experience.

We welcome you and help you to find your new home.

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The Sojoourn Experience 

Sojoourn is a unique company designed for expats by expats. Our mission is to make you feel home in France and help you to successfully integrate in your new life in Lyon. 

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Relocate to Lyon with Sojoourn Home Search 

We guide you through the Home Search experience and promise to find your perfect new home in Lyon, stress-free. Have a free Zoom call with us!

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Find your community with Sojoourn Events

Networking is a key element of successful integration. We love connecting people and helping them become friends, colleagues and roommates.

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Start building meaningful connections in the Club

Become a member of Sojoourn Club and get invited to exclusive events in Lyon, access helpful resources and enjoy special benefits.

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Emmanuelle & Zsofi

The Sojoourn Team

We are Sojoourn: Emmanuelle from France, the Founder and Zsofi from Hungary, as the Community Manager. We have created a welcoming community for expats and French people in Lyon.

We are a team of 2 passionate and dynamic young women, who have lived abroad and experienced the highs and lows of being an expat. We are here to help you get settled and accompany you from your arrival throughout your stay.

Everybody is welcome, join us! We love the Sojoourn community and can't wait to get to know you better.

Sojoourn Club

  • Monthly ApéroExpats event with 1 FREE drink included

  • REGULAR members-only meetings unlimited

  • Exclusive help with French administration

  • Free monthly Book Club

  • New platform on Mighty Networks, and free app

  • Discounts (up to 50% off) on events

  • Special rates for French courses (up to 30%)

  • Free Sojoourn Lyon City Guide

  • Discounts and benefits from English speaking experts


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French Administration can be tricky. We make it easy to apply for a social security number and a Carte Vitale.

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Our partner, Partirassure, is an insurance broker specialised in providing insurance services for expats and travellers.

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Launch your freelance business in France with our help, register at Urssaf, open a pro tax account, get your SIRET number...

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