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Colombo was named by the Portuguese in 1505. Nowadays, it is not only Sri Lanka's capital city but also its economic heart. Colombo hosts several companies, industries and business centers providing several opportunities to expatriates.

Expats will also be happy to discover its great historical, cultural and religious heritage through its colonial architecture that has been marked by different eras.

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The European Dream: Chelsea in London!

Chelsea has been living in London for just over a year now but she has been dreaming about this life since she was a little girl. Europe has always been Chelsea's place to be. Our American girl documents her life abroad on her blog The Portable Wife.

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Mount Lavinia , Colombo

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