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USA
A step away from Hollywood: Film student in Los Angeles
Lisa originally comes from Charente Maritime, France. In her quest for new horizons, she moved to New Zealand where she spent six months before moving back to France. A few months later, ...
Lisa originally comes from Charente Maritime, France. In her quest for new horizons, she moved to New ...
Where to move for social progress
If you have chosen to live abroad, you're probably looking for new career ...
Ireland
Sports and pubs: The Irish way
There is so much to enjoy in the Emerald Island – from the cliffs ...
Canada
Towards a better life in Edmonton
Ferdy grew up in Paris. Seizing an opportunity abroad, she ...
Where to move for a fulfilling retirement
Retiring abroad is a growing trend among expatriates who ...
The safest countries for women travelling alone
If you are considering moving abroad as a woman alone, it, ...
Taxi, please!
Many countries and major cities have efficient public ...
Unique aspects of world cultures
You may take for granted things you encounter in everyday ...
How to be a successful leader in an emerging ...
Business leaders are looking to emerging markets as the ...
Blogs from our most stylish expats
Style transcends borders and climates, so no matter where ...
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Global talent: International employees in demand
International companies are keen on hiring employees to ...
The top cities to live, play, and work
Are you planning to move abroad for work or change your ...
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Spain
An environmentally-friendly expat in Spain
Originally from the Philippines, Gracela and her husband ...
How to ensure a successful move abroad
The idea of starting over can be daunting, and the idea of ...
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Natural disasters: The most exposed countries
If you're planning to move to the other side of the ...
Which are the most influential countries in the ...
The meaning of power has changed through time, and ...
International Mandela Day: How will you change ...
On International Nelson Mandela Day, we are taking action ...
Seizing an opportunity in Estonia
Originally from Romania, Alina moved to Denmark to pursue ...
France
French celebrate Bastille Day: Expats too!
Commemorating the French National Day, July 14 is a public ...
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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An expat's guide to packing for a short trip
There is nothing worse than packing an oversized and heavy ...
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Germany
8 things you didn't know about Germany
Thinking about moving to Germany? You have probably started ...
Retirement is just the beginning: Life in Serbia
For Debbie, moving to her husband's home town of Senta, ...
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The most popular expat destinations
Where is everyone moving to, and why? Anyone thinking of ...
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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 ...
The most cycle-friendly cities in the world
Sometimes, cycling in a city is not only an ...
How to raise bilingual children as an expat ...
Are you wondering about the ins and outs of raising your ...
Where in the world are the best climates?
Though you may not move abroad for a country's climate ...

Interviews


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Ghana
Making a difference in Ghana
Italian journalist Antonella decided to move to Ghana and set up her own business. She also blogs about her day to day ...
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Turkey
Expat life in Turkey: It's a perfect ten
We most often talk about learning a foreign language and the challenges we face, but what about learning foreign ...
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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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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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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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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International Yoga Day: A healthy mind in a healthy body
While the yogis around the world are taking their positions on International Yoga Day, Expat.com speaks to Nathalie, a ...
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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 ...

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