Living + Teaching in Boulogne-sur-Mer, France

Population: 18,424
Département: Pas-de-Calais

Where to Drink

Where to Eat


Beers 'N Paradise
82 rue Victor Hugo

L'Alcazar Café
6 rue de l'Ancienne Comédie

Irish Pub
6 rue du Doyen

La Maison d'Étudiant
5 rue Saint-Louis

Where to Party + Dance

Best Spot to Grab a Coffee


Kawa Coffee House
05 rue Faidherbe

Le Pharaon Club
7 rue du Vivier


Must-See | Must-Do

Museums to Visit


Le Château-Musée
Rue de Bernet

Ideas for Day + Weekend Trips


Pleasant Walks

Outdoor Activities

  • The beach at Wimereux

Housing Examples


Worst Things About

Best Things About Boulogne-sur-Mer

  • Low cost of living
  • A good number of bars despite the city's small size
  • Everything is accessible by foot
  • Nearby beach
  • arm + friendly locals
  • Very small size of town
  • Not many things to see + do
  • Often gray weather
  • City is a bit run-down in some locations

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