A project by France terre d’asile


SamSam is a bilingual online guide providing practical information to help foreigners in France.

This guide orientates them and help them find their feet in their everyday life in France.

the SamSam guide gathers reliable, useful information for Non-French people, coming from Europe or another country, whatever their situation: asylum seekers, refugees, students or people who came through family reunion.

SamSam offers varied resources: administrative information, practical services, maps, pictures, videos… They are organized in 9 main categories and will give you information on residence permits, universities, free museums and going to school in France. The guide contains interactive maps, for example a map of the préfectures, it also invites you to take part in civic life or comes back on French history through national museums’ paintings…