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Expat life in Stockholm

What living in Stockholm is like for an expat

Jane is American and lives in Stockholm with her partner Josh. She is working as a freelance writer, Etsy shop owner and blogger. Today Jane will share her story about the ups and downs of her expat l...

Remarkable Easter Traditions from Around the World

Easter is just a week ahead and lots of expats will  travel home to their families to spend some time together. Easter, in the USA, means church services, Easter egg hunts, and baskets filled with can...

Expat take care of the world

Earth Fair Barcelona – 2 Day Eco-festival – Sat 13 & Sunday 14 April 2019

What is your effort to save the world? E.g. avoid plastic or do you go by bike instead of using the car? This weekend you can join the Earth Fair Barcelona in Barcelona – great opportunity to me...

Expat in Barcelona. Living in Barcelona Barcelona

The pros and cons of expatriate life in Barcelona

A popular location for expats of all kinds. Barcelona is often quoted as one the most desirable towns in Europe to live. We have collected some pros and cons of the city from the perspective of an exp...

Expat in Japan

Are you an Expat struggling with Culture Shock?

Joseph Shaules, an expert in cultural psychology gives an insight into the anxieties new arrivals have to deal with, and what causes them. Why is it that emotionally healthy and intelligent people in ...

Expat families

Citizens of nowhere: Third Culture Kids

With globalization increasing, and workers moving from one country to the next, where do expat children call home? When kids arrive at the end of their time at Garden International School in Kuala Lum...

Students and expats living abroad. Expats World

What do students and expats have in common?

The excitement of a new town, the fear of being alone, a built-in community and to be able to reinvent yourself. Most people will experience life changes at this level only once—when they go away to c...

Trying to Find a Job Abroad? Expats Who Found Work Tell Everything

Trying to find work abroad can be a stressful challenge, requiring a strategic approach and a good dose of self-confidence. The landscape changes much more when the search is conducted in another coun...

Traveling will give you a more Valuable Learning Experience than Years spent in a Classroom

During the years in school, you learn more and faster and are more influenced by your environment than you ever will be in any other period of your life. Those valuable years are the time to take in a...

Age and Travel Habits

New research shows your age is likely to determine your travel style and habits. Although it may not seem a ground-breaking conclusion, the exact information that travel companies get from the results...

Tips To Find a Healthy Work-Life Balance

It’s very important for your mental and physical well-being to make sure you get some much-needed you-time.

What Expats Need to Know Before Returning Home

Expats will have to be prepared for a period of transition when going back to their country of birth

Loneliness After Sudden Wealth

When someone suddenly becomes rich, the impact can be intense on each part of their life

Expat stress

Even when you’re already living in a new country the stress of expat life can take its toll.

Learn to Cope with Language Barriers as an Expat

Common language-related issues expats face.

How to Make a Global Team Work Effectively

When a global team is working well, each person sees the benefit personally and professionally, and businesses are able to be more competitive in new markets.

Why Expats Make Great Entrepreneurs

Risks you will have to deal with when you start a new life in a new country are similar to the risks faced when you start a new business.

Top destinations for expats looking to soak up the sun

A lot of expats move away to find more sun. What are the destinations that have the most to offer sun worshipers?

Benefits of a Mid-Career Break that will Surprise you

While this was once considered career suicide, sabbaticals are now accepted and also encouraged by some employers.

Reasons why you should become an expat

To make the decision to move to a new country can be difficult, but there are many good reasons to become an expatriate and potential benefits for your health.

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