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Located at the extreme south of the continent, South Africa attracts lots of expatriates. This multiethnic country offers a cosmopolitan environment to which expats can easily adapt and live in, as symbolized by the national motto "Unity in Diversity".

Skilled expatriates looking for career prospects can find opportunities in the management, IT, engineering or teaching sectors.

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Durban is a young and dynamic city that attracts many expatriates, providing not only various opportunities but also a range of accommodation.

Cape Town is a popular tourist destination, however it also offer a range of accommodation for those looking to make a more permanent move.

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Bruler Travels

2 months ago

An American expat living in Cape Town as a trailing / accompanying spouse with his husband.

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Maple and Marula

10 months ago

Ive been many things. A university English instructor, a picker upper of dead bodies, a musician, and a sales guy. My work brought me and my family from Vancouver, Canada to Pretoria, South Africa in September 2016, and Im still wondering how that happened. I started this blog mostly because my friends back in Canada kept asking me how things were in South Africa, and posting about my experiences seemed more efficient than repeating myself hundreds of times. Maple and Marula is a way for me to make sense of my new surroundings as an expat who has no idea what Im doing.

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Time for Tea

10 months ago

Welcome come enjoy a cup of tea with me and notice the Extraordinary in Living an Ordinary Life Abroad. It's time to slow down & translate the joys of everyday life in a different culture.

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