Living + Teaching in Limoges, France

Population: 139,026
Département: Haute-Vienne

Rain | Cows | Porcelain


Where to Drink

Where to Eat


 

Jean Burger
13 rue Louvrier de Lajolais

Les Artistes
4 rue Fitz James

L'Imaginarium
2 Boulevard de la Cité

Le Paris
7 Place Denis Dussoubs

Côté Crêpes
5 Place Denis Dussoubs

Brasserie Michard
8 Place Denis Dussoubs

Le Duc Etienne
19 rue de la Boucherie

CRIL Café
4 Place Denis Dussoubs

O'Brien Tavern
6 Cours Jourdan

Pub l'Irlandais
2 rue Haute Cité

Le Léprechaun
8 rue Charles Michels


Where to Party + Dance

Best Spot to Grab a Coffee


 

La Fabrique du Café
7 Place d'Aine

Le Paris
7 Place Dennis Dussoubs

Sugar Tree
20 rue Adrien Dubouché

L'Atelier d'Isis
10 rue Adrien Dubouché

 

a Résistance Limousine
36 rue Delescluze

Lord John
19 Avenue du Général de Gaulle

Le Dandy's Bar
54 Avenue Garibaldi


Must-See | Must-Do

Museums to Visit


 

Musée National Adrien Dubouché (Porcelain)
8 Place Winston Churchill

Musée des Beaux Arts de Limoges
1 Place de l'Evêché

Musée de la Résistance
7 rue Neuve Saint-Etienne

  • Oradour-sur-Glane
  • Uzerche
  • Lac de Vassivière

Ideas for Day + Weekend Trips


 
  • Brive-la-Gaillarde
  • Bordeaux
  • Toulouse
  • La Rochelle

Pleasant Walks

Outdoor Activities


 
  • Parc de l'Avzette
  • Parc de l'Aurence
  • Along the Vienne River

Housing Examples


 
  • 131€ per month living in student residences

Worst Things About
Limoges

Best Things About Limoges


 
  • Size: not too big, not too small
  • Low cost of living
  • The symphony
  • Underwhelming social opportunities
  • Long stretches of bad weather

Pro-Tips from Past + Current Teaching Assistants


  • Get a library card - the bibliothèque is a cool place to get work done, access free wifi, check out and read books. It doesn't cost a centime!

 

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