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Arrifana Dreaming

Four years ago we bought a house on the Vale da Telha in the Western Algarve to rent as a holiday let with a plan of retiring there a few years down the line. This is our journey from viewings and purchasing, to setting up a holiday rental and finally to creating a home to retire to...

Share the Love

The vision of Share the Love is to empower and support the millions of Expat Women out there who have been brave enough to quit their job and joint their partner on his adventure abroad. Being an Expat Wife myself I guide you through this adventure with all the information and the support you might need.

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From Manhattan to Innsbrucklyn

A place where I share my adventures as an expat mom on the move. Hope to meet others like me, too!

The life of a South African in Toronto

My family moved to Toronto in May 2017 after almost two years of hard work, planning and preparation. Were finally here and loving our new home, but not without some challenging experiences. My blog started off as a therapeutic way for me to put my thoughts down on paper but has evolved into so much more. It helps me work through challenges but, most importantly, reminds me of why we made the move in the first place. So sit back and enjoy all the great things Toronto has to offer and hopefully it helps you be better prepared for your move to this great place we now call home.

That Blog Where Cherie Moves To Germany

From Michigan to Germany and all the adventures along the way. Dirk and I met several years ago and began dating while living on separate continents. This blog tells our story of how we met and moved abroad together.

The Bunch Abroad

I am a dedicated wife and mother of four learning to live and love through the many adventures that come our way. Our lives are rich with the blessings of God's love and I rely on Him for daily guidance through this crazy adventure called life. We are the Burin Bunch and I hope you will enjoy joining me on our journey.

Ships Are For Sailing

A blog about navigating life in Russia as an expat.

Traveller's Yarn

My blog originally chronicled my travels around the world, now I blog about living and trying to become local in Shanghai. I also have a podcast where I've interviewed people from various countries about their lives and upbringings in their local culture.

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Gail at Large

Gail at Large is a 15-year old blog with a focus on Portugal, Portuguese culture, expat life, and travel. Based in Porto since late 2013 and previously in Toronto and Vancouver, with expat stops in the USA, Scotland, and Australia.

China Incidentals

Thinky articles and splashy photos about travel in China and life in the PRC generally.

South African in Macau

In my blog I share my expat experience in Macau. How it is different to South Africa and also the best things to do here.

Expat Photographer and Travel Blog

Expat Photographer and travel blog.  I'm a working photographer and blogger originally from the States, living in southern China.

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Cassidy's Adventures

Ciao! I'm Cassidy and welcome to all my crazy adventures around Rome and the rest of the world! Follow along as I share my travel tips, stories, and guides through beautiful photos and fashionable outfits.

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This is a blog about off the beaten path travel in Colombia written by someone who has lived and been traveling in Colombia since 1972.

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My Warsaw dream

Life of a Dutch expat in Warsaw, Poland. From a small village to metropole. Integration from scratch.

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Oddities and Ends

My life in Germany as an American expat, with a focus on all of the awkward situations I find myself in, on my quest to connect with the natives.

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A travel blog about my travels all over the world. Focus is on our new home of Australia!

Umm Suhail's Blog

A South African currently living and working in Qatar always striving to contribute towards the change where emails will be short, love letters brave and every thank you note be hand written! As I move through life, I want to share my experiences the interesting places I am so fortunate to visit, the amazing people I meet and the profound moments I am blessed with. I am wife and mother of 3 adult children; a Marketing Specialist by profession and a part time blogger. As I move through life, I want to share my experiences the interesting places I am so fortunate to visit, the amazing people I meet and the profound moments I am blessed with. When I am not working, you can find me watching Pretty Woman or Devdas for the 101st time, I watch obscene amounts of television without a trace of shame, surf the net, visit main stream or boutique hotels, restaurants and street food vendors, specialized coffee shops or the local karak drive through stores, High end stores to 5Riyal stores, Home Interior Stores or drive aimlessly looking for inspiration for my next post, the ultimate photo opportunity or simply write about what captures my imagination

Paulette's Adventures Abroad

71-year old American widow of almost eight years, avid traveler and lifelong francophile who "discovered" the Limousin three years ago, needed a new life adventure. So here I am, on my own, in rural SW France.

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Andi on Adventure

Travel and expat life of a 50-something American woman.

Blogs of the month: Expats living the American dream

While more and more Americans are tempted to move abroad, the USA still keeps attracting expatriates from all around, including professionals and trailing spouses, for various reasons. Our top five bloggers in the USA share their experience and talk about what the life of an expat looks like in the USA and what they like the most about their new city.

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