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Which are the most influential countries in the world
The meaning of power has changed through time, and nowadays, in the era of digital diplomacy, in which diplomatic objectives are achieved through the internet, the stronger country is the ...
The meaning of power has changed through time, and nowadays, in the era of digital diplomacy, in which ...
Everyday life
Seizing an opportunity in Estonia
Originally from Romania, Alina moved to Denmark to pursue her education and ...
Everyday life
International Mandela Day: How will you change the world?
On International Nelson Mandela Day, we are taking action and contribute our ...
Work
How to enter emerging markets
The MSCI classification of frontier, emerging, and ...
France
French celebrate Bastille Day: Expats too!
Commemorating the French National Day, July 14 is a public ...
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Scotland
Edinburgh: Scotland's irresistable charm
Ashley, an American expat in Scotland talks to Expat.com ...
Everyday life
Cities that live up to their history
Though some may be seeking the biggest and most modern ...
Thailand
An introduction to Thailand's tea culture
If you are a tea aficionado in Thailand, fear not, as it ...
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Leisure
An expat's guide to packing for a short trip
There is nothing worse than packing an oversized and heavy ...
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Work
8 things you didn't know about Germany
Thinking about moving to Germany? You have probably started ...
Everyday life
Retirement is just the beginning: Life in Serbia
For Debbie, moving to her husband's home town of Senta, ...
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Work
The most popular expat destinations
Where is everyone moving to, and why? Anyone thinking of ...
Work
Europe's most dynamic cities
Europe is full of cities on the move, be it improving ...
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Everyday life
Our top blogs for a taste of island life
As you're sitting in an office on a rainy day, your ...
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Hungary
The Hungarian adventures of The Anderson Five
Matthew was pleased to discover (upon moving from the US to ...
Work
Foreign workers and the UK labour market
The UK has long been a popular destination for foreign ...
Everyday life
The most cycle-friendly cities in the world
Sometimes, cycling in a city is not only an ...
Children
How to raise bilingual children as an expat ...
Are you wondering about the ins and outs of raising your ...
Everyday life
Where in the world are the best climates?
Though you may not move abroad for a country's climate ...
Cost of living
The cost of expat life in the world's major ...
Mercer's latest cost of living report has revealed the ...
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Everyday life
International Yoga Day: A healthy mind in a ...
While the yogis around the world are taking their positions ...
Work
Starting a business in Australia
Elina from Estonia is an independent marketing consultant ...
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Ghana
Making a difference in Ghana
Italian journalist Antonella decided to move to Ghana and ...
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Work
The must-have soft skills for working in Europe
For years, Europe has been attracting professionals from ...
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Greece
Writing novels and farming olives: An English ...
Rob Johnson is a self-described 'reluctant olive ...
Health system
How to choose the best expat insurance
If you are getting ready to move abroad, preparation is ...
Work
Millennials get down to business
Millennials are becoming increasingly influential in the ...
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Turkey
Expat life in Turkey: It's a perfect ten
We most often talk about learning a foreign language and ...
Mauritius
Benefits of moving to Mauritius to work, invest ...
Mauritius seems more than ever determined to attract ...
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Children
Where should you move with your family, and why?
It can be hard to decide whether to uproot your family and ...

Interviews


France
A truly European citizen in France
Having spent a number of years in the Netherlands and Belgium, Brit Nicholas Parrott decided to continue his European ...
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Qatar
Dream big and work hard: A Filipino couple in Qatar
Have you ever imagined starting a new life abroad without anything set in stone? No job or an employer awaiting for ...
Turkey
How a Kiwi expat found home away from home
Teacher Alan Scott first moved to Turkey in 1995 and, when he returned to New Zealand, he realised that Istanbul had ...

Blogs of the month


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Children
Our top 5 expat parenting blogs
Moving abroad with your children can be one of the most fulfilling and life-changing decisions you have made for your ...
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Everyday life
The lives and travels of young expat bloggers
More and more young people are looking overseas for their next new adventure, be it the next step in their education or ...
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Everyday life
5 expat bloggers reveal their recipe for happiness
Are you about to move abroad and make the tough decision to leave your many cookbooks behind? Never mind, because ...

Insights from professionals


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Work
Ahlem Mahroua: From Google to the world of digital nomads
Ahlem is a blogger and the founder of Digital Nomads Media. Born in France to Algerian parents, she grew up in a ...
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Spain
Expat, international analyst, commentator and writer, Alana ...
Alana Moceri is a university professor at Universidad Europea in Madrid. Being an American expat in Spain, her areas of ...
Schools & studies
Fred Swaniker: The Ghanaian expat who reimagined university
Fred Swaniker is the man behind the African Leadership Academy in Johannesburg and ALU in Mauritius and Rwanda. Fred ...

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