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The Expat.com Brexit survey: Results are in!
Next Wednesday, the UK is getting started on its much anticipated and hotly debated divorce from the EU. Most recently, EU citizens in the UK have been left with their future up in the air, ...
Next Wednesday, the UK is getting started on its much anticipated and hotly debated divorce from the EU. ...
Brazil
Invest in Brazil: Finding opportunities despite the crisis
Despite Brazil's economic and political dull context, the country remains ...
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Finding happiness abroad: Expat.com's members speak out
It's the international day of happiness and the latest report on happiness ...
St. Patrick's Day: How to celebrate Ireland's ...
Worried about missing out on St. Patrick Day festivities ...
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England
How we became an American expat family in ...
When an opportunity comes, you better grab it. This is ...
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Quality of living: The world's top cities to ...
No, we can't have it all. Unless we are Vienna — ...
France
France for Family, Food and French
Emily is an expat mum from the UK. She moved to Lyon three ...
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China
When the world is your home, possibilities are ...
Jerry comes from the USA. During a short stay in Taiwan, he ...
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4 countries where women are meant to thrive
This year’s International Women’s Day is about ...
The best African cities to live in
Moving to Africa can be one of the greatest adventures of ...
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The best of Europe: Five blogs for five cities
What do Dublin, London, The Hague, Parma, and Galicia have ...
Top European destinations for 2017
Ask an expat in Europe what is their favourite thing about ...
8 great places in the world to retire
Retiring abroad has become a trend, and it's not likely ...
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Italy
An expat in Italy: From the sunshine state to ...
Jessica comes from Florida. Following her studies, her ...
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Conflict-free countries: Where to live?
In a world that continues to deliver bad news day after ...
How the English language opens international ...
How many times has the language barrier stopped us from ...
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Belgium
Brussels has it all: Love, friends and Italian ...
Charlotte comes from London. Her partner's posting ...
England
What an international student says about life ...
When Takahiro first arrived in Brighton in 2009 for his ...
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Why moving abroad is the best decision for your ...
The world is becoming more and more interconnected, and ...
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5 job ideas to set your foot abroad
While many are moving abroad to take their career to the ...
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France
France's Provence through the lens
Ashley comes from Montreal, Canada. She spent a few years ...
European Union: Where are the British nationals?
While Brexit negotiations have already started, thousands ...
Italy
Four things Italian: Drama, aesthetics, ...
Who hasn't looked at Italy as the country of arts and ...
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Germany
Willkommen: The best expat blogs from Germany
Germany with its thriving economy, robust democracy, and ...
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Switzerland
First came love, then came Switzerland
When Ashleigh met her lovely Swiss man, she didn't know ...
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Corruption around the world: What are the best ...
If you are looking for the ideal country to move to, there ...
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China
From TV news reader in Australia to expat mum ...
Nicole was born in New Zealand but grew up in Australia. ...
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The best cities for an unforgettable student ...
Prospective students, we understand your agonies, ...
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Electronic voting: Decide your country's future ...
While the whole world has been criticising America's ...
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Mauritius: The island where dreams come true
Mark Twain rightfully said that heaven was copied after ...

Interviews


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Reunion Island
Reunion Island: Love at first sight
Catharine comes from the UK. She first visited Reunion Island in 1990 during an exchange year. After her graduation, ...
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Greece
How love for Greece spawned a long-standing expat life
Linda was born in New Zealand. Feeling an urge to move and see the rest of the world, she headed to Europe back in the ...
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South Korea
From America to South Korea and everything in between
We move from one place to another for all different reasons. For Keri the journey abroad started off as a teenage ...

Blogs of the month


Raising children abroad
The best expat mom blogs: Tips for raising your child abroad
From having your baby abroad, to moving in a foreign country with one or more children, expat parents have loads to think and plan about — ...
From having your baby abroad, to moving in a foreign country with one or more ...
2Summers
South Africa
2Summers
My name is Heather Mason and I'm from Baltimore, Maryland, in the United States. I've been living in Johannesburg, South Africa for the past ...
My name is Heather Mason and I'm from Baltimore, Maryland, in the United ...

Insights from professionals


Cultural Shock
How to transition from one culture to another?
To make the most of your life abroad, it is best to get prepared. Research, exposure and appreciation, as well as a developed cultural intelligence ...
To make the most of your life abroad, it is best to get prepared. Research, ...
Climbing Journal Mount Rinjani
Living Abroad: 5 Keys to a Successful International Journey
So, you’ve decided to leave your country and live overseas. Maybe a new job has prompted the move or the lure of a semester abroad. ...
So, you’ve decided to leave your country and live overseas. Maybe a new ...

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